Oak and Walnut Blanket Chest

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Project by SugarbeatCo posted 02-15-2014 05:13 AM 1269 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A basic Oak Blanket chest with walnut accents. The carcass is just veneered ply, the trim is all solid wood as well as the lid. The flourish was carved on the CNC from solid walnut. The interior molding is made from the cut off of the miter jointed legs. Brass Hinges, basic lid supports, Poly finish in high gloss.. The chest measures roughly
42” x 24” x 30” tall.

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#1 posted 02-15-2014 10:53 AM

Very nice blanket chest and the oak and walnut look great…Excellent job, thanks for sharing.

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#2 posted 02-15-2014 01:10 PM

looks very nice, love the choice of wood, great work

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#3 posted 02-15-2014 04:31 PM

This turned out very well.

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#4 posted 02-15-2014 06:26 PM

job well done sir

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#5 posted 02-16-2014 03:02 AM

Thanks a ton guys, I really appreciate the encouragement!!

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#6 posted 02-16-2014 03:44 AM

Very Nice indeed! Thanks For Sharing!


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#7 posted 02-16-2014 09:30 AM

Looks great, I like the contrast of the walnut with the oak.

-- PJ

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#8 posted 02-20-2014 03:39 PM

It came out really great. Like the clean lines, pretty wood choices and great finish. The carving is a great accent.

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