or Join Now!
For my first real project I am building a 9 drawer dresser for my unborn daughter. It is solid mahogany with birch ply drawers.
home | projects | blog
45 posts in 2219 days
By subscribing to the RSS feed you will be notified when new entries are posted on this blog.
40 posts in 2234 days
#1 posted 01-30-2011 03:04 PM
Looking good, it will make a great keepsake for her when she is older. Are you planning on facing the dawers?
-- Doug, South Carolina
#2 posted 01-30-2011 05:55 PM
Yes Sir, at this point I had only made the top row of fronts. I was waiting on my glue ups to dry before I could proceed. For the larger fronts I glued up a 1×4 and a 1×6. If I do another one i would have made another row of drawers and just glued up 2 1×4s. Plus this was the end of the project and I should have picked out my glue up boards at beginning and not have to use what I had left. 4 of the drawers came out good but the bottom row has a lot of contrast between them. I might re do the fronts one day if it bugs me enough.
This project is currently on its second coat of tung oil. The first coat was cut 50/50 with MS, but the rest will be 100% tung oil.
Go to Pulse page »
©2017 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics