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Project by bandit571 posted 10-30-2018 07:03 PM 911 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The Boss saw a Flat Pack cabinet in a catalog…

And wanted to know IF I could build one….well, about 20-30bf feet of white oak, and a bunch of Pine for the inside woods..I think I got fairly close. Frame & panel doors, Dovetailed drawer front. Topper is held in place with cleats..

The goal was to reduce the footprint needed in that spot…to allow “wider bodies” clearance to get to the next room.

Bottom shelves are just pine. “Weathered Oak stain” then two coats of Amber Shellac…feet have plastic, nail on pads, to allow this to slide across the floors as need be.

There is a build along blog….for more info. Thanks for looking in.

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use





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therealSteveN

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#1 posted 10-30-2018 09:45 PM

Nice job, the biggest plus is the 10th time the Boss opens a door, it won’t fall off like the melamine nightmare of the pic she showed you.

Thanks for posting.

-- Think safe, be safe

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Rick Dennington

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#2 posted 10-30-2018 10:36 PM

Stellar job on the build of the micro cabinet….I followed your blog along the whole build step by step, and watched as this project came together….....bandit, you did a really fine thing for your Boss….!! Maybe she’ll let you pick up another plane…..or saw…..to add to your collection…!!

-- " At my age, happy hour is a 2 hour nap".....!!

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lew

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#3 posted 10-30-2018 10:58 PM

Your best build so far!

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

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Rich

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#4 posted 10-30-2018 11:03 PM


Your best build so far!

- lew

+1

-- My grandfather always said that when one door closes, another one opens. He was a wonderful man, but a lousy cabinet maker

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recycle1943

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#5 posted 10-30-2018 11:34 PM

Good looking build

-- 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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#6 posted 10-30-2018 11:38 PM

Looks great bandit.

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socrbent

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#7 posted 10-31-2018 12:22 AM

Job well done. Looks great.

-- socrbent Ohio

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wrenchhead

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#8 posted 10-31-2018 01:44 AM

Turned out great!

-- https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkRuFxW8HhRfyhbTP4SY5UA I could quit if I wanted

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489tad

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#9 posted 10-31-2018 03:20 PM

Great job! Dovetails look really good.

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

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lightcs1776

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#10 posted 11-02-2018 12:46 PM

Looks great!

-- Chris ** If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace. — Tom Paine **

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