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Project by Hi_C posted 15 days ago 898 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First off my next project is going to be about the size of a coaster. I found out real soon into the build of this project that I didn’t have near the room I wished I had in my little two car garage. Regardless I still had fun with this one. I wish now that I had spent more time in Sketchup showing all the finish trim work. One thing I really like is how I was able to incorporate an antique window into the desk with a picture of our kids. The carcass is made completely of 3/4” ply. The top is the same and cut as one piece to fit over the two smaller book cases. I used dark walnut stain and antique white for the finish. The wife is happy and that’s always a good thing.





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Ttier315

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#1 posted 15 days ago

Great job, very creative. I know what you mean about not having enough room

-- Tom T, upstate NY

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hotncold

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#2 posted 15 days ago

I love the window with the picture of the kids! What a wonderful design feature. Very nice job!

-- Dennie - Tennessee - Every Pro was once an Amateur. Every Expert was once a Beginner. So dream Big and start Now!

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timbertailor

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#3 posted 15 days ago

I like the design and the good use of space. Thanks for posting pictures for us.

-- Brad, Texas, https://www.youtube.com/user/tonkatoytruck/feed

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#4 posted 15 days ago

Well done. Looks like it fits just right.

-- Chris K

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#5 posted 14 days ago

I absolutely love this!!!

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Hi_C

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#6 posted 14 days ago

Thanks for the kind words. Enjoyed the build.

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#7 posted 13 days ago

Looks outstanding!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#8 posted 7 days ago

that’s awesome, i like the contrast

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