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Dutch Tool Chest Tool Rack Improvements

I decided to upgrade the tool rack in my Dutch tool chest.  I’m an avid reader of Chris Schwarz Lost Art Press blog and a while back he posted this blog entry – The One in Which I am Slapped by Someone. … Continue reading

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Copper rivets

I posted about copper riveting here: Copper Nail Resources  The rivets I put in the lid are really just decorative, but here’s how installed them. Just make sure you have something hard to press the nail head into to avoid banging out the … Continue reading

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Glamour Shots of the Dutch Tool Chest

I added the final details to the chest.  It didn’t take as long as it might have appeared.  The chest really came together quite quickly, but work really got in the way of this project.  If I had used Home … Continue reading

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Soooo close ..

Milk paint drying on top.  

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Dutch gettin’ ready for painting.

The Dutch Tool Chest case is done.  All I need are the hinges and a lid.  Here’s a sneak peek at some of the details.  

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Finishing out the interior of the Dutch Tool Chest

I finished up the interior tool holding today on the DTC.  Here’s a picture of how its coming along.   I’m gluing on the front pieces without nailing because I’m going to paint first then add the nails.  I’m a … Continue reading

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The Dutch Tool Chest – Tool tested and kitten approved

Ahem, I was trying to see if my tools would fit in there … not you. Ah well, Zipper is as good a scale as any.

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