country pine sideboard

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Project by Sawdust posted 2718 days ago 1440 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I saw a picture in a magazine ad with a sideboard similar to this in the background. This is my version, using furniture grade pine. It’s very inexpensive, as compared to hardwood prices, but I really appreciate the way it works and finishes. You have to clean a good bit of pitch from tools and blades, but I think it’s worth it. The finish is Hydrocote water based Resisthane lacquer over a blond shellac base coat.

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#1 posted 2718 days ago

nice job,good to see someone from chattanooga here

-- Phil, Chattanooga,TN

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#2 posted 2718 days ago

oh wow!!

beautiful indeed

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#3 posted 2718 days ago

I really like the look of pine myself. This is a very nice sideboard…..

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#4 posted 2718 days ago

FG pine is perhaps one of my favorite woods to work with. Even the smell in the shop is inviting. The sideboard looks great!

-- Straight grains & sharp blades

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dennis mitchell

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#5 posted 2718 days ago

I like the break front on it.

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#6 posted 2718 days ago

I really like the break in the front too. Very nice design and very well done. A real heirloom piece.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#7 posted 2717 days ago

you just remember seeing a picture in a magazine and created your own? Very cool. I like the break front too.

-- MikeB, Aurora, Oregon

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#8 posted 2717 days ago

Great combination of straight lines and curves.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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