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Greene-and-Greene-inspired Built-in

comments (1) October 24th, 2012 in Reader's Gallery

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Woodworker: Neil KnechtThis Greene-and-Greene-inspired piece may look like a freestanding cabinet, but it’s actually a built-in. Knecht needed the depth to store stereo components, so he recessed the back of the case 8 in. into the wall. He reconfigured a closet on the other side of the wall to allow extra room for the built-in portion and access to the electronics. The mahogany cabinet is 21 in. deep by 28 in. wide by 44 in. tall and is finished with an oil-based stain, garnet shellac, and wax.
Design or Plan used: Not specified

posted in: Reader's Gallery, mahogany, shellac, wax, greene and greene, stain


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DLJ DLJ writes: Really beautiful! Do you have any pics of it installed? Do you allow for ventilation in the back?


Posted: 3:37 pm on February 23rd

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