I got a little time to clean up the carcass so that I can move on the .. dun, dun, dun .. molding (yikes!). Haven’t done molding yet and the class I’m taking to learn how to do it is still far off. Anyway, here’s a few shots of the progress.
My jointer worked perfectly to true up the top of the chest.
Here’s a quick shot of the chest all together.
The darker spots are where I didn’t quite get all the shellac off. But no worries, a coat of shellac will be the first layer of finish.
Molding stock. Fortunately, this will fit through the planer .. so I only have to flatten one side.