Cedar chest (2013.02.06)

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Project by Dawn posted 06-01-2013 04:11 PM 1517 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made of cedar for my daughter-in-law as a wedding present. I like how the grain wraps around. My father-in-law gave me an old, rusted scroll saw. After cleaning the saw and replacing a couple parts, this trim is my first project using it.

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#1 posted 06-01-2013 04:13 PM

very nice work,your daughter in law will love it…

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#2 posted 06-01-2013 05:38 PM

That’s Gorgeous. I love the aroma of Cedar!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 06-01-2013 11:34 PM

love the chest ,like the feet on it , good looking dog too

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#4 posted 06-01-2013 11:58 PM

Is that western cedar for the carcass and eastern cedar for the top and bottom inside panels?

-- "Nothing happens until you build it"

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#5 posted 06-02-2013 12:34 AM

Well, Scott, I don’t know. I bought the cedar for the carcass from Home Depot. The inside panels are made from cedar closet liner.

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#6 posted 06-02-2013 02:56 AM

Your right about how the grain wraps around the box. makes it very beautiful indeed.

-- Wood is a zen like experiance.

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