Black Walnut Desk Top

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Project by schroeder posted 09-13-2015 01:26 PM 1959 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A client wanted a new “Desk Top” – Specs were make it big and unique in design and wood, 2 1/8” slab with a nigh live edge – found a really nice tiger-stripped piece for the legs – it compliments the cabinetry and floors in his new home well. On a tool note….This is the first project I’ve used a Festool Domino on – if you are on the fence about the Domino, get it! – Glue-up was the easiest I’ve ever had, the lineup of the joints and ends was just remarkable….just saying, this tool was worth the cost for my shop.


-- The Gnarly Wood Shoppe

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#1 posted 09-13-2015 02:29 PM

very nice

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#2 posted 09-13-2015 02:46 PM

Excellent piece of wood board. You made very nice leg for it.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 09-13-2015 03:17 PM

Looks great!

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#4 posted 09-13-2015 07:03 PM

Looks awesome, very nice slab and finish

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#5 posted 09-14-2015 01:23 AM

Beautiful job as always. Glad you are using some of your great Walnut supply.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#6 posted 09-14-2015 01:54 AM

Very neat desk!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 09-15-2015 06:03 PM

Nice looking work!


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