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Project by Sausage posted 09-02-2014 08:05 PM 1211 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The kids have been getting older and moving out. I converted one of the rooms to an office and needed a desk. I saw what I thought was a cool trestle table the Wood Whisperer made. I thought if I changed the dimensions it would be a nice desk. So Thanks to Marc’s design I made a desk. This is my first attempt at any furniture making at all. It is a learning curve and I have a long way to go. It is made out of African mahogany.





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exelectrician

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#1 posted 09-02-2014 10:53 PM

very nice piece of furniture. Well done!

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#2 posted 09-03-2014 12:31 AM

Great looking trestle desk! I saw Marc’s video a few months ago and really enjoyed it. It’s nice to see that you’ve decided to make a desk from the video!

-- Dean

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#3 posted 09-03-2014 12:55 AM

Very nice work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Sausage

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#4 posted 09-03-2014 01:38 AM

Thanks for the kind words!!

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#5 posted 09-03-2014 03:47 AM

Wow, what a lovely desk. Thanks for sharing

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#6 posted 09-03-2014 08:54 AM

Great work, Love it.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#7 posted 09-03-2014 05:05 PM

Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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#8 posted 09-03-2014 06:43 PM

Looks Fantastic. Beautiful job

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#9 posted 09-03-2014 06:53 PM

Great piece, do you have any more pics closer up??

love this design

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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Sausage

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#10 posted 09-04-2014 12:05 AM

Frog, I added some closeups for you. Pictures are not very good. They were taken with my phone.

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B

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#11 posted 09-08-2014 12:45 AM

Very elegant,it will be put to good use

-- A poor workman blames his tools. Mr.B, Ontario Canada - https://www.instagram.com/boysbeit/

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#12 posted 09-09-2014 06:10 PM

Once again awesome design, love the off center angle thing with the legs, thanks for sharing more…..

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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