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Dovetailed Cherry Cabinet

comments (0) December 21st, 2010 in blogs, Reader's Gallery

Ed_Pirnik Ed Pirnik, Senior Web Producer
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This small wall cabinet was built of cherry and features a turned walnut knob, frame-and-panel door pinned with walnut dowels, and a dovetailed drawer and case.

For a finish, two sealer coats of clear shellac were applied, then lightly sanded. Next, four coats of Minwax antique oil were applied and rubbed out using #0000 steel wool. After one week of curing, clear paste wax was then applied.

The cabinet hangs on a simple French cleat.



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