Blanket Chest

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Project by Andy Brownell posted 07-01-2009 07:07 PM 2109 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cherry and quarter sawn sycamore panels. Got 12 panels 4 feet x 9 feet free from my old job. High end stuff.
Almost lost two fingers on the table saw with this project while making a poor cutting decision with a dado blade.
Motivated me to purchase SawStop. Never again.

-- Andy Brownell

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#1 posted 07-01-2009 09:26 PM


Too bad you had to experience an accident to be able to purchase a new tool, however.

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

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#2 posted 07-01-2009 10:28 PM

glad your fingers are still intact

Beautiful blanket chest. I guess it is already storing treasures, huh? :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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Andy Brownell

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#3 posted 07-01-2009 10:51 PM

i’ll try to post one of my injured finger photos, just for gags. :X

-- Andy Brownell

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#4 posted 07-01-2009 11:09 PM

Good looking chest.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#5 posted 07-02-2009 03:34 AM

Andy, that is a nice looking chest and it does look like you have having fun with it. :) The sycamore looks good in combination with the cherry.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#6 posted 07-02-2009 05:03 AM

Very nice blanket chest.
If you can sleep inside the chest, you do not need the blanket…perhaps! LOL.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#7 posted 07-28-2009 09:04 PM

Nice chest, but the blanket is kind of odd shaped LOL

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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