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Project by kansas posted 11-27-2013 01:48 AM 2382 views 41 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

12×20 x 27” made of cherry. Grooves in the verticals. One hole in the horizontals for the dowels. Slats are about 1 1/8th inch wide and less than 1/8th inch thick. I wiped a coat of boiled linseed oil and then sprayed with poly.





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#1 posted 11-27-2013 02:14 AM

That’s really cool

-- Derrick, Florida, DP Woodwerks

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#2 posted 11-27-2013 02:36 AM

Very nice

-- That was not wormy wood when I started working on it.

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#3 posted 11-27-2013 03:00 AM

Looks great!

-- Mark in Va

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#4 posted 11-27-2013 04:02 AM

Great job

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#5 posted 11-27-2013 05:01 AM

very nice design!

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#6 posted 11-27-2013 05:58 AM

That’s very nice.

-- Rev 22:21

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#7 posted 11-27-2013 06:31 AM

It seems a shame that something so beautiful is going to have people throwing dirty underwear in it.

What does the boiled linseed oil do for it? Is it for looks, or to help protect it?

Ken

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#8 posted 11-27-2013 07:07 AM

Very nice

-- Vince

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#9 posted 11-27-2013 01:39 PM

I’m stealing this one. simple elegance. nice job!

-- Kevin H. --Pennsylvania

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#10 posted 11-27-2013 01:59 PM

Well done!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#11 posted 11-27-2013 02:04 PM

This is a nice practical piece and looks good too.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#12 posted 11-27-2013 05:42 PM

I have been wanted to build a hamper for awhile, mainly cause I actually NEED a hamper. But this design is awesome, I love how the slats allow for air to circulate.

I’m gonna have to +1 KodaBear and steal this one! Sorry dude! Great hamper!

-- Joseph, Irvine CA, @palas_woodcraft on Instagram

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#13 posted 11-27-2013 05:43 PM

Do I see that you screwed some red cedar to the inside of the lid? SMART! I bet it smells great … as good as dirty clothes can smell I guess

-- Joseph, Irvine CA, @palas_woodcraft on Instagram

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#14 posted 11-27-2013 06:12 PM

Can you take a picture of the inside showing the slats?

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#15 posted 11-27-2013 09:20 PM

Too cool for school…beautiful

-- The Jesus is my Savior

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