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Project by Timbo78 posted 04-02-2018 01:27 AM 1959 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built-in I made for our previous basement. About 17’x8’. I had to scribe a 10’ piece above the crown because the ceiling was out an inch from one end of the shelves to the other. The floor was out over 2” so the baseboard underwent some substantial scribing as well. I think it turned out nice, but we sold the house right after I finished so we never got to enjoy it. Such is life.

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#1 posted 04-02-2018 01:32 PM

Looks great. Bet that was a fun project.

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#2 posted 04-02-2018 01:56 PM

Nice work Timbo,

I like the color combination with the shelves.

You won’t get the attention deserved, because it’s painted.
I understand though that it takes just as much work, or more, than if it was a stained project.
I can appreciate the work that goes into a project like this.

You did a great job dealing with the obstacles of the uneven floors and ceilings.


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#3 posted 04-02-2018 03:17 PM

wow, well done!

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#4 posted 04-02-2018 04:00 PM

Beautiful work, now you get to start on this house with another project. Try to stay long enough to enjoy your work because you do such a great job. Thanks for sharing

-- CurleyJoe, "You only learn from your mistakes"

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#5 posted 04-02-2018 07:42 PM

Wow! You did a beautiful job on these wonderful cabinets.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#6 posted 04-03-2018 03:22 PM

Well done.
I’m sure the new home owners appreciate it.

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#7 posted 04-04-2018 08:31 PM

A lot of work and …. a very nice build (in).


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