Cherry Rolling Cart

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Project by Bsmith posted 04-09-2013 05:32 PM 1713 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Making a cart for my nail tech step daughter. Edge glued the cherry with biscuits. Machined dovetail drawers. Made the front and back identical, but drawer only opens one way.

Had a great time working with cherry. First time using it, but when it come time to finishing… Man it’s not very forgiving. Every small nick, scrap and dent showed up. I don’t mind the wood showing a little character, but not the woodworking. Oh well, it was stained dark to match other existing furniture so it was’t too bad.

All in all I’m please how it came out. Thanks for looking.

-- Bryan

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#1 posted 04-09-2013 10:27 PM

Nice job the Cherry Rolling Cart. Cherry is a difficult wood to stain I has a tendency to blotch when stained. A coat of stain control would help with that. All in all you project looks good!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#2 posted 04-09-2013 10:36 PM

Nice cart. I like how the top edges are done.

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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#3 posted 04-10-2013 01:01 PM

Nice work, great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#4 posted 04-10-2013 03:48 PM

Nice idea! I really like how it came out.
Good job.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#5 posted 04-11-2013 04:32 PM

Looks good, nice design and beautiful wood. Daughter will appreciate it. Well done!

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#6 posted 04-12-2013 01:16 AM

Outstanding! Looks super…. I can see stealing that basic design and upsizing it a bit. I’d probably do it with a granite top to use one of the pieces I have that would go with the wood tones.

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