Recording Studio Cabinet

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Project by Drunken Woodworker posted 07-31-2013 04:42 AM 1384 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Two door cabinet made from maple and walnut. Each door has a printed design sandwiched between two panes of glass. The design is the music notation for a quarter note rest. The quarter note rest symbol has a double meaning for me; my love for music and it’s also a reminder for me to “rest” and enjoy life. Finished with a blend of boiled linseed oil, mineral spirits and polyurethane. This will be used in my personal recording studio and was made specifically for my MIDI keyboard controller at a height that I can play while sitting at my console desk chair.

34” wide / 
26” tall / 15” deep

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#1 posted 07-31-2013 05:34 AM

Very nice, I could use one of those for mic and headphone storage in my VO studio.

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#2 posted 07-31-2013 08:32 AM

Nice one, I like the rest reminder too.

-- "These are my principles. And if you don't like them, I have others." ... Cheers, David from Sydney Australia

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#3 posted 07-31-2013 08:33 AM

Great job, very clean and nice flow to this… Really Nice!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 07-31-2013 09:19 AM

Very nice cabinet, looks great….well done

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#5 posted 07-31-2013 12:56 PM

Awesome work! Very nice!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#6 posted 07-31-2013 01:39 PM

Great design and functional as well. Excellent job!

-- John, Illinois,

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#7 posted 07-31-2013 01:58 PM

I dig it. Well done.

-- Brian Timmons -

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#8 posted 07-31-2013 03:08 PM

A very nice cabinet beautifully done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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 07-31-2013 04:37 PM

Nice cabinet with great meaning!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#10 posted 08-01-2013 01:36 AM

Excellent design. Those quarter rests are cool!

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#11 posted 08-01-2013 02:05 AM

Really great looking work!

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#12 posted 08-01-2013 02:22 AM

Very cool design

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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#13 posted 08-05-2013 02:51 PM

Awesome looking cabinet! Great design, has very cool details. The wood combo and finish are attractive. Excellent work and great site as well.

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