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Project by Deputy29 posted 01-22-2015 12:58 PM 1500 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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approx. 1 1/2’ x 2’ chest with sliding and removable tray. Made for a friends wife so she would have a place for her things. I scored 1×12’s to make the plank look and added some tacks for decor. She really likes George Strait so i made his cattle brand to put on the front of it. Enjoyed doing this mainly because it was the first project in my new shop

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#1 posted 01-22-2015 01:39 PM

NICE. I really like the plank look.

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#2 posted 01-22-2015 03:26 PM

Same here, this is a great look.

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#3 posted 01-22-2015 03:51 PM

Interesting. I thought it was wood flooring at first.

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#4 posted 01-22-2015 04:31 PM

This turned out nicely. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#5 posted 01-22-2015 06:46 PM

Awsome chest. This brick wall patern looks wonderful.

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#6 posted 01-24-2015 03:17 AM

I agree with everybody else – great idea on the pattern. Just run it over the table saw or did you use a router?

New shop??? How about a couple of pics?

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#7 posted 01-24-2015 04:45 AM

I used both… table saw for horizontal marks and router for the vertical

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#8 posted 12-17-2017 02:19 PM

Really nice job. With her being a fan of George, the plans and design are perfect for a country girl. I know mine would love it.


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