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Project by bandit571 posted 02-23-2021 01:05 AM 436 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wanted a cabinet in the bathroom that sat above the tank of the toilet…..Got a stash of Ash wood, made some fancy Raised Panel door…..Frames for the doors are a mitered half lap. 2 small wooden knobs serve as the door handles…magnetic catches inside hold the door shut ( so I won’t bang my head..)

Middle shelf is a 1/2” thick Pine board….Hinges are mortised in place. Shelves fit into dados, and the top is dadoed to the sides…all are just glued joints…back panel is 1/4” plywood. Two large metal angle brackets to secure the case to the wall.

Stain is a blend. 2 coats of clear gloss poly, rubbed down after each coat with 0000 steel wool. Towel rod is a 5/8” dowel.

Thanks for looking in!

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use





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socrbent

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#1 posted 02-23-2021 01:15 AM

Well done Bandit. Looks good on the wall. Should help store some of the hard to find tp.

-- socrbent Ohio

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#2 posted 02-23-2021 01:35 AM

Beautiful cabinet. How many rolls of toilet paper can you hoard / store??

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#3 posted 02-23-2021 01:36 AM

looks good man should be to hold one of those mega packs of tp from sams club.

-- 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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#4 posted 02-23-2021 02:37 AM

Looks good. Thanks for blogging the process, too!

-- Dave - Santa Fe

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#5 posted 02-23-2021 02:56 AM

Another fine project, Bandit! If you do store mass quantities of TP in that cabinet, you might want to install a biometric lock on the cabinet.

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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#6 posted 02-23-2021 03:01 AM

Really like that stile and rail profile. If I show this to my wife she’ll want one for sure.

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#7 posted 02-23-2021 04:14 AM

That’s going to be one Hi Class Shi—er, you still allowed in there:)

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#8 posted 02-23-2021 04:31 AM

Nice work Bandit. Never enough storage in a bathroom for all the stuff a bathroom requires.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#9 posted 02-23-2021 08:51 AM

Those doors came out great, Bandito. Cab too. But I notice you have some painting to do! Those walls have some “issues.” Lol.

-- WWBBJ: It is better to be interesting and wrong, than boring and right.

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#10 posted 02-23-2021 11:37 AM

Nice work Bandit

-- Petey

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#11 posted 02-23-2021 03:25 PM

+1

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#12 posted 02-23-2021 05:17 PM

Sweet…....That looks really nice. It should hold all the essentials needed for the toilet….Don’t bang your head..!!

-- " There's a better way.....find it"...... Thomas Edison.

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