Large Jewelry Chest

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Blog entry by woodchick posted 1861 days ago 1273 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Change of plans jocks!!! Instead of creating the Thomas Jefferson lab top witting desk, I have decided to make something a little larger. I want to make a jewelry chest that will stand about 35in high. I still want to make the witting desk, but not for this certain competition. Today I went to a really nice lumber place called Hardwoods Inc.. I got a really nice piece of African Mahogany that is 9ft long and 14in wide. For the drawers I picked up some poplar and a higher grade ply wood. I can’t wait!!!!!

-- How much wood could a wood chick chuck if a wood chick could chuck wood?

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#1 posted 1861 days ago

Make sure you let us know when you are going to do the lap desk as well. I was looking forward to that as I have thought about making one for the LOML.

-- Jimmy, Oklahoma "It's a dog-eat-dog world, and I'm wearing milkbone underwear!"

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#2 posted 1861 days ago

Sounds like a plan!!

The Mahogany should make a beautiful chest. Are you going to hand cut the dovetails for the drawers?


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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