LumberJocks

Chimney Cabinet

  • Advertise with us
Project by MadeinMT posted 459 days ago 1017 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Simple chimney cabinet I made to donate to a charity silent auction event. Made of pine and finished with black stain then a sparse coat of barn red paint to give it a distressed look. First time I’ve made a raised panel door on the table saw. I used a jig I found at www.thisiscarpentry.com/2011/03/18/raised-panel-table-saw-jig/. Cabinet dimensions are 46”H x 15”W x 11”D.

-- Ron, Montana





9 comments so far

View JoeinGa's profile

JoeinGa

3107 posts in 613 days


#1 posted 459 days ago

Nice little cabinet. Hope it does well in the auction

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

View datadev1's profile

datadev1

16 posts in 894 days


#2 posted 459 days ago

Nicely done.

-- Rick in Myrtle Beach, SC

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

14848 posts in 1794 days


#3 posted 459 days ago

Great job, Hope the Auction went well. I have to look up what a Cimney box is… :>)

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112002 posts in 2183 days


#4 posted 459 days ago

I really like this Ron very nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Kaleb the Swede's profile

Kaleb the Swede

1096 posts in 575 days


#5 posted 459 days ago

I love that color. You said Black stain? Is this a particular kind or something you mixed up? Great job

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

View MadeinMT's profile

MadeinMT

130 posts in 766 days


#6 posted 459 days ago

Kaleb – The black stain is ‘Kona’ by Rustoleum which is black or very nearly black. The red paint is ‘Front Door Red’ by Valspar. I stained the entire piece with Kona then applied the red paint very sparingly and sanded some off here and there. That’s the beauty of a distressed look, you can’t screw it up.

By the way I made the hinges and screws look old by soaking them in apple cider vinegar overnight. Takes the zinc plating right off.

-- Ron, Montana

View Kaleb the Swede's profile

Kaleb the Swede

1096 posts in 575 days


#7 posted 459 days ago

Thanks Ron. Wrote that one down. I might have to try that. Once again great project

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

View Fishinbo's profile

Fishinbo

11216 posts in 781 days


#8 posted 456 days ago

I like the distressed look, the color combo and technique have a very nice effect. Well done cabinet!

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

15462 posts in 1472 days


#9 posted 456 days ago

Nice and quaint. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase