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Project by Monte Pittman posted 02-16-2014 02:10 AM 1516 views 1 time favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have posted dressers before, so in some ways this is nothing special. But construction wise, this is the best one I have made. I switched drawer glides that was a big improvement. But I bought an IBox jig for doing my drawers. Once it’s set up it makes making drawers almost easy. Still need to clean them up a little, but I am going in a better direction.

Beetle Kill Pine. 48” tall, not 36” wide and 18” deep. Several coats of polyurethane for finish.

I love my IBox so much, after the fire it was one of the first replacement tools I bought.

Thanks for reading.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#1 posted 02-16-2014 02:21 AM

Really pretty!

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343

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#2 posted 02-16-2014 03:11 AM

I REALLY like the dresser. It looks like all the design elements came together in this Pitman piece!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#3 posted 02-16-2014 03:14 AM

Very Nice indeed Monte! Thanks For Sharing!


-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#4 posted 02-16-2014 04:50 AM

Nice dresser and a running start to getting back in business. Is that the Incra I box…?

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#5 posted 02-16-2014 05:01 AM

I forgot to mention that the IBox is made By Incra.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#6 posted 02-16-2014 05:41 AM

Hey Monte, do you sleep? Only kidding. You really crank out the product. You always do a great job, and on the mend from loosing your shop. You are my hero. Keep them coming, and God Bless.

-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#7 posted 02-16-2014 11:17 AM

Very nice Monte, looks great…love the wood you use and the style….thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#8 posted 02-16-2014 12:26 PM

Good looking piece with lots of character Monte. I’m gonna look into that Ibox jig.

-- J.C.Sellers, Norcross, Ga. Just cut it right the first time. The best carpenters make the fewest chips.

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#9 posted 02-16-2014 12:39 PM

great looking dresser, really like your wood drawer pulls.

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

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#10 posted 02-16-2014 12:52 PM

I’m with ‘bugz’..... you must go 24/7 at 93 mph. And you always turn out such good work. Remarkably prolific!

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

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#11 posted 02-16-2014 03:04 PM

very nice

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#12 posted 02-16-2014 03:40 PM

As bugz and spoons said… I also wondered if you do woodworking in your sleep.

Nice job!

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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#13 posted 02-16-2014 07:35 PM

Looking good Monte! Really enjoy seeing your projects!

-- Tom Finnigan - Measures? We don't need no stinking measures! - Hmm, maybe thats why my project pieces don't fit.

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#14 posted 02-16-2014 10:15 PM

Great job buddy. LOVE the beetle kill pine. I gotta get me a IBox jig.

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#15 posted 02-16-2014 10:18 PM

Go Monte go! I just bought stock in Monster Drinks, I heard that that is your drink of choice … Just kidding of course, But I do wonder where you get your drive … could you box up a bit and send it to me? I’d really appreciate it.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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