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Drawer unit for the study desk for my son + 2 book stands

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Project by Junji posted 1930 days ago 1659 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally this project has finished…

Here are the drawers for the study desk for my son.
The top piece is the series from the top from the desk. This unit basically goes underneath the desk, but it can also be right side of the desk, so the desk can be a bit wider.
To make this drawer high, I made 2 books stands.

The drawer unit has 5 casters including one under the bottom drawer, and I used metal slide rails for the bottom drawer, and wooden rail for 2 top drawers. I think it’s just fine this way.
Made pen tray as my son requested, it’s made of 2X4, and everything else is made of white ash.

I need to make a chair go with this, but it will be after some other projects I have to finish first.
I promised to my son that I would make these by April 8th, his first day of the elementary school.
I am so glad that it’s all done by then, now the next project is bed for my daughter.

-- Junji Sugita from Japan, http://tetra.blog12.fc2.com/





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tenontim

2131 posts in 2329 days


#1 posted 1930 days ago

Nice group of furniture, Junji. I like the design. I’m sure your son will be happy with this for years to come.
Thanks for the post.

-- Tim

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 1930 days ago

Very nice.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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BTKS

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#3 posted 1930 days ago

Beautiful work, are the drawer fronts curved? I admire the continuous grain throughout the drawer fronts. Nice detail in your work and welcome to LJ’s.
BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 1930 days ago

Beyond the norm, nice work.

Jim

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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oldskoolmodder

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#5 posted 1929 days ago

Nice job getting everything to work together, Junji.

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

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Junji

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#6 posted 1929 days ago

Thanks everybody for the comments.

BTKS, yes, the fronts are curved. Actually the piece was curved as it was and I only flattened one side.

-- Junji Sugita from Japan, http://tetra.blog12.fc2.com/

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