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Working with recycled timber #78: AKs ToolMakers Chest drawer fronts and start of the top case compartment

10-14-2017 04:22 AM by robscastle | 6 comments »

I left off working on the front extension in August, the extension of the front is to accomodate the drawer handles.So its now October and I am motivated to get this project finished. (started 2015!) I selected some of the timber with the dark grain effect in it for the drawer fronts. By cutting the pieces required as a sort of book match I was able to have the grain run continously from the bottom drawer to the top drawer. I still do not know what the timber is, but it looks nice! Next I needed a thin kerf blade to cut the three upper half width drawers fronts in half as I wantd to maintain a close fit with everything.I guess I could have used my bandsaw but instead I opt...

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