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Cherry Dresser

by Robert
posted 01-31-2017 03:53 PM


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#1 posted 01-31-2017 04:00 PM

That’s really fantastic looking.

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#2 posted 01-31-2017 04:00 PM

Very very nice.

-- David in Palm Bay, FL

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#3 posted 01-31-2017 04:01 PM

very nice! what finish did you use?

-- The optimist says "the glass is half full". The pessimist says "the glass is half empty". The engineer says "the glass is twice as big as it needs to be"

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#4 posted 01-31-2017 04:09 PM

A very beautiful piece of Furniture …... No doubt will be a very lovely heirloom ….and once it darkens … will even be more elegant …......GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#5 posted 01-31-2017 04:22 PM

Beautiful workmanship and some really fantastic cherry.

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#6 posted 01-31-2017 04:25 PM

nice work

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Carol

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#7 posted 01-31-2017 04:41 PM

that is just beautiful, truly a piece of art

-- Carol

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#8 posted 01-31-2017 05:01 PM

Sweet!

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#9 posted 01-31-2017 05:48 PM

Beautiful!

I do so love nice cherry, and you made wonderful use of a great material.

-- Jim Maher, Illinois

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#10 posted 01-31-2017 06:59 PM

Excellent workmanship and very symmetrical

-- Rick M, http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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#11 posted 02-01-2017 12:24 AM

oooohhhh pretty, love the design and the hardware makes the whole thing pop…

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JBrow

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#12 posted 02-01-2017 12:29 AM

Great job! So is it now on to the bed and side tables?

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Kirk650

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#13 posted 02-01-2017 01:00 AM

That is truly an outstanding job. You have tremendous skill.

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#14 posted 02-01-2017 05:42 AM

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#15 posted 02-01-2017 11:00 PM

Looks great. You should post this under the “Projects” section so more people will view your work.

-- Julian

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#16 posted 02-02-2017 02:33 AM

Nice work and beautiful cherry.

Aj

-- Aj

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#17 posted 02-02-2017 02:35 AM

Man’o man… FANTASTIC.

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#18 posted 02-02-2017 10:17 AM

Beautiful! Great craftsmanship too!

-- Happiness is like wetting your pants...everyone can see it, but only you can feel the warmth....

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Robert

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#19 posted 02-02-2017 03:11 PM



very nice! what finish did you use?

- TungOil

Danish oil + Briwax.

-- Everything is a prototype thats why its one of a kind!!

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#20 posted 02-02-2017 03:30 PM

Appreciate the compliments means a lot coming from you guys. This was what I consider my first “major” furniture project. I learned a lot from several mistakes and got a lot of good experience. First time veneering cockbeading.


Looks great. You should post this under the “Projects” section so more people will view your work.
- Julian
I hope to get around to doing a building process post soon. Have to get all my pics together.


very nice! what finish did you use?
- TungOil
Danish oil + Wax. I thought about oil + shellac, but by the time I got to that point I really wanted to get it done and do it simply. I was too scared to do anything else!!

Although I live in Florida, I was fortunate that the hardwood supplier I use just happened to have an order of rough 4/4 Pennsylvania cherry. It was actually a wrong order (they only carry S3S) and it was slated to send back. After a little chatting, the owner agreed to sell me what I needed for $4/BF (can you believe it?) I over bought, but now I with I had gotten more

-- Everything is a prototype thats why its one of a kind!!

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#21 posted 02-02-2017 04:14 PM

Well done, nice finish too.

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#22 posted 02-02-2017 05:20 PM

That beading around the drawers is a great detail. Makes the already fantastic grain of the drawer fronts really pop!

-- "Ladies, if your husband says he'll get to it, he'll get to it. No need to remind him about it every 6 months."

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