LumberJocks

Cherry Liquor Chest

  • Advertise with us
Project by Woodmonger posted 12-16-2013 04:52 PM 1053 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

I built this cherry liquor chest for my father in law for Christmas. The rough stock was planed smooth with an electric planer but I joined the boards and laid out and cut the dovetails by hand. I laid out the sides so the top could be ripped off and still have an equal half pin at each edge. All surfaces were smoothed with my Lie Nielsen 4 1/2. Te finish was analine dye, stain and two coats of clear Danish oil. Fun project to build!





1 comment so far

View RogerM's profile

RogerM

761 posts in 1862 days


#1 posted 12-17-2013 12:41 AM

Nice. I like the dovetails but they look quite challenging. I use a lot of analine dye also especially with the lighter woods like maple and pecan. Nice stuff and quite forgiving.

-- Roger M, Aiken, SC

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com