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Project by ThomasPittman posted 05-31-2013 07:10 PM 2505 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this cabinet for my garage/workshop. I have intentions of eventually making more, possibly along with some base cabinets to match. Hard to find the space to put them though. I initially just screwed it to the wall, but after I decided to move it to another place, I decided to hang it on french cleats, which I have pretty much around the whole garage. It’s made of pine and laminated pine and finished with shellac. For now, its where most of my paints, brushes and spray cans are stored.

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#1 posted 05-31-2013 07:58 PM

very nice thank you for sharing this project.

-- Todd

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#2 posted 05-31-2013 08:25 PM

Nice job. Looks like the joinery work is tight. Be careful, it’s addictive. Soon you’ll have 3 or 4 more on the wall!

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#3 posted 05-31-2013 11:53 PM

great cabinet.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#4 posted 06-01-2013 12:24 AM

Vert nice cabinet.

Thomas, did you purchase plans for this or draw them up yourself ? I really
like that design.

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#5 posted 06-01-2013 01:50 AM

Thanks. RonInOhio, I pretty much just made it up as I went.

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#6 posted 06-01-2013 03:22 AM

Very nice. I agree it is addictive. You start thinking what or where else can I use one.

-- I have to remember this is a hobby..

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#7 posted 06-01-2013 09:51 AM

Nice….. always fun to make cabinets…Great work…..

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#8 posted 06-01-2013 03:22 PM

Nice job.
I prefer frameless cabinets (for the space) but that looks great.
I like the doors a lot.

-- He who dies with the most tools... dies with the emptiest wallet.

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#9 posted 06-02-2013 07:24 AM

Looks a lot better than the one I bought at the HomeDepot.
Nice build…...............

-- mike...............

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