All posts tagged: Tool Cabinet

New Tool Cabinet: Preparation and More Design Work

After spending well more than a year building my last project, it is pretty cool to be getting underway on a new one. Up next is the construction of a new tool cabinet. Even since my last blog post, the design has evolved. So far, I have designed just the face frame with the drawer faces in place. The case itself has never been put down on paper, or in SketchUp; it’s been bouncing around in my head for weeks. Concerning the case, one of the things that is nailed down is the joinery. Nailed down? My current tool cabinet is made of plywood and was literally nailed together. Nail and glue joinery has been good enough to make my old tool cabinet last for about 25 years. Take a look at the tool cabinet I have been using…         This cabinet was built based on a plan in Woodsmith magazine from long ago (I think). I have searched online for the issue which contains the plan, but have not been able to find …