Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet
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Finally finished my version of the Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet.  A challenging project to be sure.  

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  Re: Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet by Philip1231 (Finally finished my ...)
That looks really nice, well done. I can’t to clear out some of my backlog of projects so that I can build some projects from his most recent book.
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  Re: RE: Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet by Matt Swiderski (That looks really ni...)
Thanks: the plans for this are available from an old issue of FWW. I have his recent book, but I am embarrassed to admit that I have not gotten to it yet!

(03-22-2020, 07:02 PM)Matt Swiderski Wrote: That looks really nice, well done. I can’t to clear out some of my backlog of projects so that I can build some projects from his most recent book.
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  Re: Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet by Philip1231 (Finally finished my ...)
Nice work! That looks great. Excellent craftsmanship.
Best,
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  Re: RE: Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet by Aram (Nice work! That look...)
Thanks! Unfortunately I could not capture the chatoyance with the camera: it is all curly cherry and when the light is just right it really shows well.

(03-22-2020, 07:23 PM)Aram Wrote: Nice work! That looks great. Excellent craftsmanship.
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  Re: Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet by Philip1231 (Finally finished my ...)
Very nice! Cool Cool Cool
Thanks,  Curt
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  Re: Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet by Philip1231 (Finally finished my ...)
Beautiful work and beautiful wood, Phil! The top figure with the exposed dovetails is stunning.

Hope all is well, neighbor.

Kevin
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  Re: RE: Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet by kwadams (Beautiful work and b...)
Thanks Kevin. You are probably amazed that I finally got this out of the shop!
We are all still healthy here: for now.

(03-22-2020, 10:06 PM)kwadams Wrote: Beautiful work and beautiful wood, Phil! The top figure with the exposed dovetails is stunning.

Hope all is well, neighbor.

Kevin
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  Re: RE: Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet by cputnam (Very nice! :cool: ...)
Thanks Curt: wow, 3 Cool Faces, you are too kind Smile

(03-22-2020, 09:00 PM)cputnam Wrote: Very nice!   Cool  Cool  Cool
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  Re: Christian Becksvoort Display Cabinet by Philip1231 (Finally finished my ...)
Beautiful work, including the wood selection and grain orientation. Stunning.
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