Monthly Archives: February 2009

Slant Front Desk

I have to install the hardware from Horton Brasses and the locks….wrap up the pigeon holes and then it’s scrape and sand time and then the finish. I will bring you along the best I can on the wrap-up. I’m … Continue reading

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Slant Front Desk – Feet and Stuff

Yesterday was a mix of processing material, finishing and routing moulding and making the ogee bracket feet profiles for the slant front desk. I ran the moulding using my multi-form bit, like in the Keeping Chest video, Eagle Bit #177-2005/Price … Continue reading

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Thinking Ahead

I went to Willow Run yesterday, Billy had already scoped through some of the material and knew what I was looking for, mostly just some nice curly cherry as well as some quarter sawn for rails and stiles. They had … Continue reading

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Slant Front Desk –

I’ve got the “innerds” in for the lid support. It is basically a vertical slide that supports the fall front. You will note I created a space between the runners, this is done so a “stop” can be attached to … Continue reading

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ZZZZZZZZZZZZZ – Plop

Ever sprayed a bug and watch him do as the title implies? Well, that was me yesterday afternoon. We loaded a lot of the cabinets and they left. We’ve still got a few more to haul out. Kevin will be … Continue reading

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Painted Cabinets and Other Stuff

This will be the last blog on the cabinets. Perhaps when they are installed we will get some photos. Let’s do a quick re-cap of some points that I thought were of interest. The plywood I used was pine. A … Continue reading

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Slant Front Desk

The slant front desk is coming along nicely, very pleased. Over the past few days I did get the drawers made. I re-sawed all of the drawer fronts. I cut them out of a really nice piece of 8/4 cherry … Continue reading

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