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Project by ErikF posted 05-08-2013 02:08 AM 1539 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a cabinet I am just finishing up. I have a wide assortment of wood species but not really a lot of any one in particular so I ended up having to mix and match. I used walnut, padauk, carub, elm, cherry, qs white oak, eucalyptus, beech, and one small piece of hickory. It has been a fun build with a lot of learning involved. The doors were a pain in the butt to get straight, my dovetails finally lined up nicely on the case, and I need to spend some quality time learning the details of door construction. I’m not really sure what I’m going to do with it, I’ll have to see what my wife thinks when it gets inside the house.

22” Wide
19” Deep
32” Tall
69” Tall with the stand

Now it’s time to build my chevalet. Rustynails: I’ll have a check in the mail soon.

-- Power to the people.





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ShaneA

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#1 posted 05-08-2013 02:09 AM

Nice, I like the triple leg per side look.

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DocSavage45

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#2 posted 05-08-2013 02:48 AM

Sweet! Krenov is smiling on you from where ever he may be!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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BillyD

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#3 posted 05-08-2013 04:02 AM

Looks great!

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widdle

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#4 posted 05-08-2013 04:55 AM

Very nice…dig it..

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watermark

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#5 posted 05-08-2013 05:02 AM

Nice work x2 on the nice tripple leg design

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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#6 posted 05-08-2013 10:53 AM

Very nice

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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david38

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#7 posted 05-08-2013 01:36 PM

nice job

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#8 posted 05-08-2013 01:49 PM

It’s certainly unusual as well as being a nice eye catcher.

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

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#9 posted 05-08-2013 02:09 PM

Unique

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DAC

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#10 posted 05-08-2013 09:23 PM

An artist for sure

-- Wood is a zen like experiance.

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#11 posted 05-08-2013 11:33 PM

this piece looks as if it could start walking around
very dynamic with the legs and multicolor woods
I’m picturing it in a very modern home
nice work!

-- Greg Simon

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Woodbridge

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#12 posted 05-09-2013 01:14 AM

nice cabinet. I like the design and the way you have mixed and matched the various woods.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#13 posted 05-09-2013 01:45 AM

Very unusual and artistic piece

-- Johnny Boy

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#14 posted 05-09-2013 01:54 AM

Thanks for the comments, gents. It turned out a little different than originally planned and I haven’t decided if I really like it or not. We’ll see if it grows on me.

-- Power to the people.

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