Horse Tack Chest

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Project by Mstateguy posted 10-15-2018 10:53 PM 987 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Apparently at some horse shows the only equipment that can brought into the stables is what can be carried in a tack chest. We built this for a fellow teacher whose wife is into competitive horse competitions. Constructed of solid red oak, red oak ply, spring loaded handles, gas piston lid supports and locking hasp. The chest holds a carry box, bandage holder, sliding top tray, and removable false bottom. The original plan called for casters but the customer was going to install those

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#1 posted 10-15-2018 11:19 PM

Classy, looks heavy duty and heavy.

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#2 posted 10-16-2018 05:41 AM

100 times nicer than a Stanley Job Box. Well done!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#3 posted 10-16-2018 09:34 AM

nice build, will be a classy container for their tack

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#4 posted 10-16-2018 09:34 AM


-- Petey

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#5 posted 10-17-2018 05:07 AM

Nice massive trunk!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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