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Project by MichaelT77 posted 09-10-2013 09:58 PM 954 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I recently took a woodworking class. Good instruction. Good experience. This is my project from the class. Walnut. Hand-cut dovetails. The finish is shellac. Fairly easy to use, but it’s taking me some time to get used to it.

-- Michael T, Pittsburgh, PA

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#1 posted 09-10-2013 10:02 PM

Here’s another picture (a little out of focus).

-- Michael T, Pittsburgh, PA

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#2 posted 09-10-2013 10:25 PM

Beautiful cabinet, excellent craftsmanship. Very nice work.

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#3 posted 09-10-2013 10:56 PM

Nice work. The DTs look good.

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#4 posted 09-10-2013 11:10 PM

nice job

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#5 posted 09-10-2013 11:10 PM

Very nicely done—great looking dovetails.

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#7 posted 09-11-2013 12:41 AM

great looking cabinet. Your joinery and finish are very well done.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#8 posted 09-11-2013 01:19 AM

Nice project, nice work. Love wide plank chests.

-- dshute, Warsaw, New York

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#9 posted 09-11-2013 01:58 AM

really nice work there!

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#10 posted 09-11-2013 08:19 AM

Beautiful piece, it came out really well. The finish looks great too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#11 posted 09-19-2013 09:00 PM

Beautiful! Very Nice. Definitely an heirloom piece.

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