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Project by JSJWood posted 176 days ago 444 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For my youngest son – Oak Plywood pocket hole assembly. Simple pine drawers with 100lb ball bearing slides. Plywood drawer fronts with edge banding. Solid Oak trim around front face. Edge banding everywhere else. Not the most beautiful piece, but he darn sure wont be able to tear it up like the cheap discount dresser that just fell apart.

-- Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. - Thomas Edison





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 176 days ago

Nice looking piece.

MDF furniture should be banned.

-- 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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VCF

66 posts in 176 days


#2 posted 176 days ago

100% agree with the MDF comment.
Love the pocket hole joints. Do you use the Kreg system? I love the system so much I made a designated place in the shop for it. Here is a pic

-- Vieth Custom Furniture, https://sites.google.com/site/viethcustomfurniture/

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 175 days ago

You did a nice job on this. It looks real nice.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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madts

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#4 posted 175 days ago

Excuse me but I have a dirty mind. Those drawer pulls look just like nipples on 3 girls. He will love that. Great piece.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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Fishinbo

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#5 posted 171 days ago

Looks great and well crafted. Like the wood combo and edge banding. Your son will enjoy it for a long time. Great job!

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