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Lamp - Shoji, midcentury modern - inspired #2: lumber!

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Blog entry by AaronK posted 05-01-2009 05:02 PM 2812 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 1: Sketchup Design Part 2 of Lamp - Shoji, midcentury modern - inspired series Part 3: Dimensioning lumber adventure »

I was kindly given this bit of lumber by Larry at “the wood store” just south of Morgantown. it came from a single ~6” wide board that was a bit warped. he planed it down a bit and cut it at the knots to make it easier to handle. I think i’ll use that piece on the right for the base, since it has some nice symmetric grain. The rest of it should be plenty for the lamp, since i calculated using about a board-ft for the rest of it. sweet.

walnut



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lew

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#1 posted 05-01-2009 05:44 PM

Nice Score!

Looking forward to seeing the lamp!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 05-01-2009 05:58 PM

Yeh Larry lucky Aaron

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