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Project by Monte Pittman posted 210 days ago 1142 views 1 time favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have posted dressers before. This is not much different except size. 50 inches tall and 46 inches wide. 18 inches deep. Did manage to get a red spot (from the beetle kill) on one of the drawer fronts.

Brush on lacquer finish. First time I have used it. Like the finish, but the odor is awful.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#1 posted 210 days ago

Wow, one red spot, now your in trouble. What if the customer wants more red in it? Great build Monte. I like what you done with the sides.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#2 posted 210 days ago

Hey Monte, I really like the insane and wildly strong grain pattern on this piece. Very nice “POP” to the piece with wood and finish. Well done. I have some figured, spaulted, strong colors, maple for end tables, your wood reminded me of that “todo”.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#3 posted 210 days ago

Great work. I need to add this type of project to my repertoire. Well done!

-- Jerry... making sawdust in the Knobs of Southern Indiana

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#4 posted 210 days ago

Like the color in this one. Wooden or metal drawer slides?

You didn’t brush that lacquer in the house did ya? Those vapors are explosive and the fumes will do your brain some serious harm! Lets be careful. I need you to come back and try the black powder deal on those stumps in my pasture!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#5 posted 210 days ago

I really like the wood on this one. Great job buddy and Happy New Year

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#6 posted 210 days ago

Awesome! I love rustic furniture.


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#7 posted 210 days ago

Nice work Monte! The grain is amazing as is the finish.

-- Gary,Nebraska

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#8 posted 210 days ago

Amazing work and amazing grain patterns Monte…I hope all is well with you.

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#9 posted 210 days ago

Looks heavy. Should last forever.
Another nice piece…....................

-- mike...............

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#10 posted 209 days ago

good job and a sure-fire sturdy piece.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#11 posted 209 days ago

You sure do make good use of that Beetle Kill. You give that wood a second life.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#12 posted 209 days ago

Good stuff Monte

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#13 posted 209 days ago

beautiful build Monte, I like everything about lacquer except I cannot stand the odor

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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#14 posted 209 days ago

looks great

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#15 posted 209 days ago

Looks great!

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