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jackie treehorn 01-21-2014 06:57 PM

Built a buffet
 
My first venture into building a piece of furniture, it took me quite a while as I only worked on it in the eves and weekends. It was for my father in law's condo. Part buffet and part room divider really, so both sides had to look nice. This is also the biggest thing I think I've ever built and in my tiny shop it was a challenge finding space a lot of the times. It was made out of 3/4" bamboo plywood, poplar was used for the toe kick and spacer.

Here's the sketchup drawing I did, I'm still learning sketchup as I go along
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...psadcc26e8.jpg

In process
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...psb0fbb224.jpg

Finished and in place
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...ps63d1f472.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...ps54e9f26a.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...ps16f862d8.jpg

joecaption 01-21-2014 07:22 PM

Looks nice.

Tom Struble 01-21-2014 08:03 PM

very sleek,i like it alot:thumbsup:

oh'mike 01-21-2014 08:38 PM

Nice design--

gma2rjc 01-21-2014 11:52 PM

It's beautiful. Thanks for showing us.

rrudd2 01-22-2014 11:22 AM

Very nice!

jackie treehorn 01-23-2014 11:42 AM

Thanks guys! Next project will be new kitchen cabinets, a first for me (I've done garage cabinets before) and after this buffet I'm feeling better about tackling such a project..

handyman_20772 01-25-2014 02:10 AM

Good job!!


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