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Project by sulphurcreekcustoms posted 09-11-2018 11:25 PM 1130 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

With removable sliding tray

-- Chad Smith, SULPHUR CREEK CUSTOMS-Kettle, KY





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dannmarks

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#1 posted 09-11-2018 11:46 PM

Very nicely done. Someone is going to dream on this thing.

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#2 posted 09-11-2018 11:57 PM

A super job.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#3 posted 09-12-2018 12:42 AM

Nice job, you said quick, can you define that in hours?

Thanks for posting. You had a busy day.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#4 posted 09-12-2018 01:06 AM

Nice looking chest.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#5 posted 09-12-2018 01:21 AM

There are so many things to like about this chest. Love the groves and the reviels through out the project. Great work

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sulphurcreekcustoms

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#6 posted 09-12-2018 02:06 AM



Nice job, you said quick, can you define that in hours?

Thanks for posting. You had a busy day.

- therealSteveN

I had about 2-2.5 hrs in the building of this. Around 30-45 mins in the artwork. Then about 30-45 total in the finishing.

-- Chad Smith, SULPHUR CREEK CUSTOMS-Kettle, KY

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sulphurcreekcustoms

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#7 posted 09-12-2018 02:08 AM



There are so many things to like about this chest. Love the groves and the reviels through out the project. Great work

- EugdOT


Thank you very much. I appreciate your compliments a lot. Thanks again.

-- Chad Smith, SULPHUR CREEK CUSTOMS-Kettle, KY

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#8 posted 09-12-2018 10:27 AM

Very nice indeed.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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therealSteveN

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#9 posted 09-12-2018 05:57 PM


Nice job, you said quick, can you define that in hours?

Thanks for posting. You had a busy day.

- therealSteveN

I had about 2-2.5 hrs in the building of this. Around 30-45 mins in the artwork. Then about 30-45 total in the finishing.

- sulphurcreekcustoms

Ok then, that is speedy quick. Great job.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#10 posted 09-12-2018 05:57 PM

It’s masterpiece…especialy outside decorations are looking great. I like the colour and finish too.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#11 posted 09-12-2018 10:31 PM

Nice details through out – a one of a kind for sure

-- Do it with your heart in it.........

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sulphurcreekcustoms

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#12 posted 09-13-2018 02:37 AM


Nice job, you said quick, can you define that in hours?

Thanks for posting. You had a busy day.

- therealSteveN

I had about 2-2.5 hrs in the building of this. Around 30-45 mins in the artwork. Then about 30-45 total in the finishing.

- sulphurcreekcustoms

Ok then, that is speedy quick. Great job.

- therealSteveN


I used 1×10 and 1×12 from the hardware store. So no milling involved. And little sanding. And I used the original widths of the boards for top sides, and ends. Only cut for length. Customer needed a quick turnaround. I was happy with the result given the contrary spruce white wood, as far as staining goes. Used zar fruitwood again, then one coat satin poly, and one coat semi poly. Speculated extra durability or prob wouldn’t have used poly to finish.

-- Chad Smith, SULPHUR CREEK CUSTOMS-Kettle, KY

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