Tool Cabinet

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Project by calvin13 posted 05-14-2020 09:13 PM 1367 views 3 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Birch plywood basswood and walnut. Takeoff of Chris Becksvoort in fine woodworking mag. Issue # 153
Book match walnut planes for doors.

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#1 posted 05-14-2020 10:41 PM

Lovely mate

-- "These are my principles. And if you don't like them, I have others." ... Cheers, David from Sydney Australia

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#2 posted 05-14-2020 11:11 PM

oh that’s nice. But it’s in your shop not mine… How about I come over and free up some of your space?

really nice.

-- Jeff NJ

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#3 posted 05-15-2020 01:10 AM

Great looking tool chest Calvin! I am envious of your collection of tools as well. Do you remember or know which issue it came from? I think I need to check this out further. Well done!

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#4 posted 05-15-2020 01:44 AM

Way too nice for shop furniture. But ya might start a trend.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#5 posted 05-15-2020 03:24 AM

Too purdy for a workshop cal... neat internal organisation.

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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#6 posted 05-15-2020 09:46 AM

That is awsome!

-- Petey

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#7 posted 05-15-2020 10:19 AM

Wow! You certainly packed an impressive amount of tools and stuff into that cabinet. Very impressive build.

-- Andy - Old Chinese proverb says: "If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it."

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#8 posted 05-15-2020 01:13 PM

Fantastic! Very well done :-)

-- I collect hobbies. There is no sense in limiting yourself (Don W) - - - - - - - - Kenny in SW VA

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#9 posted 05-15-2020 03:43 PM

This almost makes me wish I knew how to use hand tools. Nah, I’ll stick to power tools.
Nice build nonetheless.

-- "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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#10 posted 05-15-2020 04:04 PM

Very nice, great job in organizing, that’s my biggest problem:)

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#11 posted 05-15-2020 04:21 PM

A thing of beauty and a great collection of tools. Well done!

-- Darrel

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#12 posted 05-15-2020 05:46 PM

nice cabinet really makes great use of the space and very well organized.

-- 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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#13 posted 05-15-2020 06:21 PM

I like how you partitioned the drawers in triangles…..I think that would work well for odd sized stuff (as well as small fasteners as you did). Good thought.

-- Al,Midwest -To thine own self be true

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#14 posted 05-20-2020 05:07 PM

She’s a beauty!!

-- Nothing is impossible for those that don't have to do it themselves

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