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Project by darkone posted 439 days ago 1797 views 8 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a work cabinet (for lack of a better word) that I build for my shop. It has 4 drawers on each side with cabinets in the middle. I used a hybrid of the WoodWhisperer cabinet design for the base and the New Yankee cabinet design with a lap jointed 2×4 as a support frame for the top. There is also 100# drawer extensions.

When I was putting the drawers in, I was a hair over-sized on the drawer space. To correct this, I put a washer behind the draw slides on the interior of the cabinet which perfectly aligned everything.

For the trim, I used some leftover bamboo flooring which I cut to size and glued and nailed.

Thanks for looking.





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Woodwrecker

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#1 posted 439 days ago

Great job.
That should hold a ton of your stuff.
That trim detail is a very nice touch, and your solution on the drawer slides is one to remember.

-- Having fun...Eric

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Jeffups

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#2 posted 439 days ago

Nice job! Will last a lifetime.

-- I have to remember this is a hobby..

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#3 posted 438 days ago

great cabinet,nice work.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#4 posted 438 days ago

Great Bench, should look nice in the lounge.:)

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#5 posted 431 days ago

Great job!!

What did you use for your work surface?

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