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    carchaeology

    Got the lid off

    Using the trick of removing the lower drawers and tipping the lid up while sliding one side back. I tried both sides and it didn't want to just slide

    carchaeology Today, 02:19 PM Go to last post
    user459

    Technical Questions

    The screws used in the vintage that you cited were nickel plated steel round head slotted wood screws. The hardware was all nickel-plated. No zinc or

    user459 Today, 02:14 PM Go to last post
    aintiquer

    Technical Questions

    Technical questions. Were the screws in vintage (1940s - 1970s) chests nickel plated steel or brass. Also, was the hardware always nickel plated, or

    aintiquer Today, 12:42 PM Go to last post
    carchaeology

    How to remove the front lid?

    Good story. I'll try to upload pictures of my crappy work as I make progress, to this thread. Here's a few pictures of what an old Plomb tool looks

    carchaeology 09-18-2020, 08:56 PM Go to last post
    dlbworkshop

    Gerstner Owners In Oklahoma?

    First time to post. I'm making a chest for my grandson for Christmas. Are there any owners of a Gerstner 2007 style chest that live in the Oklahoma

    dlbworkshop 09-18-2020, 01:28 PM Go to last post