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Project by Indy posted 08-22-2019 02:07 AM 554 views 6 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The carcass is Ash and the drawer boxes are Walnut.
It was quite a challenge to book-match the drawer fronts, but I’m happy how it came out.
Drawer fronts have a rare earth magnet imbedded.
Keys are still in the works that will also have a magnet imbedded to open the drawers.
Thanks for looking.

-- Lee





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TylerAnderson

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#1 posted 08-22-2019 02:23 AM

Beautiful work! I love the combination of figured and painted wood.

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MrWolfe

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#2 posted 08-22-2019 03:03 AM

Wow… great job on the bookmatched drawer fronts. I really like the two different sizes on the drawers. Very striking piece. Nicely done!
Jon

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Jamie McDonald

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#3 posted 08-22-2019 03:14 AM

Stunning! Love the modern white and walnut making music together.

-- "The notes I handle no better than many pianists. But the pauses between the notes - ah, that is where the art resides!" --Artur Schnabel

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#4 posted 08-22-2019 11:15 AM

Love it. Nice work all around.

-- Petey

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snufalufegus

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#5 posted 08-22-2019 12:58 PM

love the walnut and white together. Really makes the grain match front stand out. Beautiful work!

-- HOUSTON STRONG

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swirt

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#6 posted 08-22-2019 01:02 PM

Those drawer fronts look great. Nice work.

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

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DDWW

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#7 posted 08-22-2019 01:48 PM

Big fan of walnut and clean modern design. This piece is really sharp looking and well proportioned. I think the off set kerf in the drawers really adds a nice detail.

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pottz

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#8 posted 08-22-2019 04:25 PM

thats just beautiful,nice contrast between the walnut and painted wood.the book matching really makes the piece,it just wouldn’t look as good without that.great job.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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ohwoodeye

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#9 posted 08-22-2019 07:15 PM

Let me echo what everyone is saying…....very attractive piece.
Those deeply inset drawer fronts are a winner!
Might you have any plans to share. I would love to copying this design.
Well done.

-- "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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ohwoodeye

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#10 posted 08-22-2019 07:25 PM

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-- "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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Ivan

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#11 posted 08-23-2019 05:00 AM

Awesome contrast between walnut and white…the design is magnificant….I like that simplicity.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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PPK

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#12 posted 08-23-2019 01:51 PM

Wow! Even walnut interior (drawers). It’s hard to make inset look really sharp, but you did it! unsure what you mean by the magnets, but keep us updated!

-- Pete

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Buche

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#13 posted 08-23-2019 04:20 PM

Stunning! as others have said, white and walnut go together so well.
May I ask what kind of paint you used?
Thanks Heaps!

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tool_junkie

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#14 posted 08-24-2019 12:32 AM

Great looking dresser!

I am not sue what you mean by magnets to open the drawers. Can you provide more details.

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