Home Office Cabinets

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Project by strohs19 posted 11-15-2013 09:33 PM 1644 views 7 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A cabinet project I recently completed to convert a small third bedroom into a home office.

Upper & Lower Cabinet Carcasses:
3/4” black melamine for most of the cabinet carcasses. Cabinet construction is frameless style with Titebond melamine glue and 7mm x 50mm confirmat screws. 7/8” maple edgebading, primed and painted, on all exposed edges.

Doors and End Panels:
End panels are all 3/4” MDF for the panels, rails, and stiles. Cabinet doors & drawer fronts are MDF center panels with poplar rails & stlies. Molding is 1×3 poplar.

Router Bits:
—Freud 99-511 for the center panels
—Freud 99-764 Bevel Rail and Stile Bit Set
—Freud 32-524 1/2” Height Multi-Rabbet Router Bit Set
—Freud 99-421 Molding Bevel Cutter

Door Hinges:
—Blum 110° BLUMOTION soft close hinge (71B3550)
—Blum 45° BLUMOTION soft close hinge (79B3598)

Drawer Slides:
—KV 8505 Overtravel 150lb file drawer slides
—KV 8450FM soft-close full extension drawer slides

—Sherwin Williams Premium Wall & Wood Primer (2 coats)
—Sherwin Williams ProClassic Waterborne Acrylic (2 coats)
—Primer & paint applied with a Wagner 0276124 HVLP Conversion Gun ( & DeWalt D55168 15 gallon air compressor.

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#1 posted 11-15-2013 10:38 PM

Beautiful. Very well done.

-- Kevin H. --Pennsylvania

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#2 posted 11-15-2013 10:43 PM

Really nice work
This is a big value added project for the home
I really like spray finish

-- Greg Simon

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#3 posted 11-16-2013 12:48 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Sharing.


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#4 posted 11-16-2013 01:20 AM

Very nice a perfect build and finish….great job.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#5 posted 11-16-2013 09:34 AM

Great set-up very clean….

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

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#6 posted 11-17-2013 09:49 PM

Looks great! Love the white and black scheme.

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#7 posted 11-18-2013 05:25 AM


Well done.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#8 posted 11-20-2013 04:41 AM

WoW. I have no words. Just Wow.

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#9 posted 11-20-2013 02:31 PM

Fantastic home office set up. Love those cabinets and drawers. Great job!

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#10 posted 11-20-2013 03:53 PM

This is a nice clean build and they turned ought great.

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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