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Project by recycle1943 posted 12-28-2013 10:35 PM 1752 views 9 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

More than several years ago I entered a lake cottage on a service call and the first thing that caught my attention was a cupboard. Upon finishing my chore at hand I grabbed my ruler, pencil and pad.
I made several of them but my favorite is the one pictured that I made using poplar. The panels in the doors and the back are all re-sawn and half lapped. The floor in the bottom portion is 1/4” Luan glued and brad nailed to support strips on the perimeter as well as a center support.

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them





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Oldtool

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#1 posted 12-29-2013 12:44 AM

Super nice project. Great country look, very nice.
How are you going to finish it?

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#2 posted 12-29-2013 01:02 AM

Nice looking piece.

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-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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recycle1943

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#3 posted 12-29-2013 01:03 AM

oldtool – actually, I sold it as it was for $300

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#4 posted 12-29-2013 03:58 AM

I like it alot, very nice work.

-- atta boy Clarence!

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bygrace

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#5 posted 12-29-2013 04:02 AM

Love it. I really need to start building furniture. Thanks for the inspiration!

-- Andy, Waxahachie, Tx.

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dnick

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#6 posted 12-30-2013 04:17 AM

A really nice piece. Well done.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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ohwoodeye

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#7 posted 12-30-2013 03:29 PM

Very nice. Would look excellent in many a country homes.
Well done!

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#8 posted 02-08-2015 04:25 PM

Beautiful!

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grunenberg

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#9 posted 06-06-2018 03:17 PM

Very nice, might be added to my list of builds as I need a coffee bar in my kitchen

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