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Project by knurlesnburls posted 1920 days ago 1696 views 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had some solid oak leftover from another project I had not been able to finish, so i cam up with this piece. I absolutely love all things functional, so tambour doors are among my favorite designs to fabricate. The grain patterns in the oak really inspired me to keep the shapes elegant and natural. As with alot of my projects, I tend to get excited and carried away, which does nothing to help me savour the experience. This piece took me around 26 hours to complete.

-- Simon, BC





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Kerux

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#1 posted 1920 days ago

Very nice. Did you work off a bought plan or did you do this yourself?

-- http://caledoniachurchofchrist.yolasite.com/

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knurlesnburls

21 posts in 1920 days


#2 posted 1920 days ago

I designed this myself. I thought of and added details as I went.

-- Simon, BC

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dennis mitchell

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#3 posted 1920 days ago

Nice job. Welcome to Lumberjocks

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woodbutcher

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#4 posted 1920 days ago

knurlesnburls,
Beautiful piece of furniture! I love the white oak and it’s ruggedness. The legs are very elegant, indeed. I like functional pieces of furniture as well. Any chance you have any additional photos with the roll top open so that we can see inside? Congratulations on an excellent build. This one really jumped out at me as I was perusing the newer projects.

Sincerely,
Ken McGinnis

-- woodbutcher north carolina

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lew

9829 posts in 2256 days


#5 posted 1920 days ago

Gorgeous Piece!!

I really ike the shape of the legs.

Good Luck in the contest.

Lew

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

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Woodchuck1957

944 posts in 2264 days


#6 posted 1920 days ago

Antique ?

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knurlesnburls

21 posts in 1920 days


#7 posted 1920 days ago

“antique looking,” obviously its not actually an antique.

-- Simon, BC

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kolwdwrkr

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#8 posted 1920 days ago

Great piece. Thanks for sharing

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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isetegija

762 posts in 2015 days


#9 posted 1920 days ago

This is magnificent work!
Thanks for sharing with us.

Welcome to Lumberjocks community , the best woodworking community on the internet!

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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Woodhacker

1139 posts in 2224 days


#10 posted 1919 days ago

Simon, welcome to LJs. You’ve done a great job & I love the design.

Thanks for posting it.

-- Martin, Kansas

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#11 posted 1901 days ago

A beautiful, & unique looking creation.

It’s fun to design something as you’re building it.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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buckeyedudes

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#12 posted 1560 days ago

Man, the wood uniqueness makes this piece great. What character – so very nice.
Great work too.

-- Before you louse it up, THIMK!

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a1Jim

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#13 posted 1560 days ago

cool desk

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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