Hanging Cabinet

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Project by Rodney Milen posted 05-26-2013 01:35 AM 818 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Simple wall cabinet made from maple cherry and pine scraps I had in the shop. Painted with old time milk paint then sanded and dyed with russet amber dye and finished with a low gloss tung oil finish. The last two pics are what I call an 18th century dead bolt. The locking mechanism is engaged by turning the knob to the right. Just turn the knob to the left to open door.

-- Rodney

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#1 posted 05-26-2013 01:50 AM

Beautiful. Love the finish.

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#2 posted 05-26-2013 02:49 AM

Thank you. Just shows keep your scraps you can always use them somewhere.

-- Rodney

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#3 posted 05-26-2013 11:58 PM

like the finish very much and your knob latch is cool too

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#4 posted 05-27-2013 01:32 PM

Beautiful. Glad to see somebody else enjoys making primitive furniture. I love the knob.

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#5 posted 05-30-2013 01:58 PM

Very beautiful. Like the vintage or antique look of it. The locking mechanism is cool too. Great work!

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