LumberJocks

Bathroom shelf and cabinet

  • Advertise with us
Project by loupitou06 posted 01-22-2020 06:44 AM 365 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I promised my mother in law I would build her a bathroom shelf many many moons ago so I wanted to make up for the tardiness with some nice design elements.

For the first time I curved the doors of the cabinet and I used the CNC machine I build (see post here: https://www.lumberjocks.com/projects/413158) in order to cut all the curves of the top, middle and bottom shelf to match exactly the curve of the bottom and top stills of the doors. I then thinned down the center panels of the doors to 1/4” so that they could flex and follow the contour of the stills. I then cut the stills and separated the two half of the door panel.

The rest of the joinery is dominos because I am becoming lazy I guess.

The wood used is cherry and zebrawood. The zebrawood panels were bookmatched. The handles were cut on the bandsaw and sanded on the oscillating spindle sander for a softer grip. The back panel is some maple plywood leftover form another project. I turned the pins for the shelf from brass stock because the self centering jig/bit I used made holes too big for the pins I had in hand.

The finish is de-waxed shellac to prevent the cherry from blotching followed by 4 coats of water based epoxy.

Thanks for watching

-- 100 fois sur le metier remettez votre ouvrage





3 comments so far

View edapp's profile

edapp

334 posts in 2069 days


#1 posted 01-22-2020 08:11 PM

Beautiful!

View GR8HUNTER's profile

GR8HUNTER

6968 posts in 1352 days


#2 posted 01-22-2020 09:17 PM

GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

View swirt's profile

swirt

4769 posts in 3612 days


#3 posted 01-23-2020 02:29 AM

Wow. Nice work on the curved front. Great choice on the wood combination too.

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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com