Baby anarchists tool chest

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Project by cdnstudentwoodworker posted 11-16-2018 02:52 AM 3955 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My version of Chris Schwarz’s tool chest. I replicated certain aspects of it by just viewing others chests , the exact dimensions however are my own. It is made of pine and has a cedar panel for the lid. I made this chest around a year and half ago so my tools have been upgrades significantly since but this box was designed to contain my miller falls handplane set and my stanley sweetheart chisels. I dont have a good front on pic. Now that i built my hanging wall cabinet this box is used to hold extra tools for when i have friends in the shop. The body was dovetailed by machines but i hand cut the aprons to match but took me a couple tries to get it

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#1 posted 11-16-2018 02:59 AM

Very nice! Classic and well done.

-- I've quickly learned that being a woodworker isn't about making flawless work, rather it's fixing all the mistakes you made so that it appears flawless to others! Jay - FL

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#2 posted 11-16-2018 02:51 PM

Very nice

-- Robert in middle TN

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#3 posted 11-16-2018 03:28 PM

Very nice, well done!

-- Gregg

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#4 posted 11-16-2018 05:15 PM

very nice chest. Looks like you have a spot for all your tools.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#5 posted 11-16-2018 08:28 PM

Nice Chest! Well done.

-- Bill - Rochester MI

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#6 posted 11-16-2018 09:42 PM

A fine home for your hand tools, well done!

-- Doug...

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#7 posted 11-16-2018 09:48 PM

Very nice indeed. The dovetails look great!

-- A bad day woodworking is still better than a good day working.

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#8 posted 11-19-2018 08:40 PM

beauty. Gotta make me one of these.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#9 posted 11-21-2018 01:14 AM

Nice chest!


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#10 posted 02-04-2019 01:13 PM

Nice job!

I first built the large ATC chest and then built the travelling ATC as well. I still work out of the large chest as my everyday storage and the smaller one has the tools that didn’t make it into the large one. Great projects and great storage.

-- Regards,

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