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Project by calvin13 posted 04-24-2020 10:44 PM 1803 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just finished for stereo equipment and album collection. Cherry and maybe (elm) not sure? Panels and cabinet stained warm cherry. Doors and drawers General Finishes Gel Topcoat satin.

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#1 posted 04-24-2020 10:50 PM

I like that!

-- I intended to be a woodworker, but turned into a tool and lumber collector.

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#2 posted 04-24-2020 11:00 PM

Really nice. Reminds me of the Tansu I was going to build under a staircase at my last house. Never did it. Probably a good thing although it might have added a bit to the selling price!

-- Darrel

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#3 posted 04-24-2020 11:33 PM

That’s amazing!

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#5 posted 04-25-2020 12:36 AM

Nicely done. Have always loved the looks of these.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#6 posted 04-25-2020 01:31 AM

man that is sweet ! a hell of a lot of work went into that unit and i bow to you.i just discovered that finish myself and i think ive found a new fav,easy to use and a killer finish with little never go wrong with need to post more,a lot more !

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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#7 posted 04-25-2020 02:32 AM

incredible! you must be very proud!

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#8 posted 04-25-2020 12:30 PM

Very, very nice. Great job. Thanks for sharing.

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#9 posted 04-25-2020 08:06 PM

Beautiful work Calvin!

-- "The only limits to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today." - FDR

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#10 posted 04-25-2020 09:04 PM

Well done, turned out beautiful

-- What I do in and out of the shop at

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#11 posted 04-26-2020 12:13 AM

Beautiful design and craftsmanship. I love your wood selection especially the top book match . Great job!

-- AJ

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#12 posted 04-26-2020 09:31 AM

That is fantastic.

-- Petey

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#13 posted 04-27-2020 02:11 PM

That’s beautiful! I really like! Yes, please post more of your work!

-- Pete

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#14 posted 04-28-2020 02:44 AM

Calvin 13 , nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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