Shaker lamp table

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Project by daveysprocket posted 2004 days ago 1275 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another piece of furniture my Dad and I made years ago to furnish my small apartment when I moved out of the house. The top sure has darkened since then. This project is where I learned mortise and tenon joinery and how to use a taper jig. The top is cherry and the legs are poplar painted gloss black with satin clear over.

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#1 posted 2004 days ago

Thats a nice lamp table. Thats my favor style of furniture.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#2 posted 2004 days ago


I agree with CJ- The simple elegance of Shaker furniture makes it my favorite, too.

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

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#3 posted 2004 days ago

looks great….good job

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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#4 posted 2004 days ago

Very nice piece!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#5 posted 1982 days ago

simple and beautiful. I like it.

-- Spencer, Gilbert Az (

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