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Project by Demowen posted 06-19-2009 03:22 PM 1707 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Sorry for the bad picture. I found this on my computer. This was the first big project I ever did. It was designed around the marble chess board that my girlfriend bought me in Mexico. I did this in my high school shop class and used all pieces of scrap that I found in my grandpap’s shop. The drawer is actually just a fold down face that has the chess pieces in it. The middle comes out and can be made with a 1/4” thick ply or something. I didn’t know what I was doing. Overall it looks okay though.

-- Let the favor of the Lord our God be on us; establish the work of our hands- establish the work of our hands! Psalm 90:17





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Kindlingmaker

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#1 posted 06-19-2009 04:01 PM

A piece that needs to be handed down through the generations as the first piece great great grandpa did!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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stefang

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#2 posted 06-19-2009 04:09 PM

A great start, but your latest work is at a whole different level. It’s always interesting to see earlier works and to watch a craftsman perfect his skills.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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lew

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#3 posted 06-19-2009 04:11 PM

Really Nice Table!

I like the tapered legs. Gives it a “Shaker” look.

Lew

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

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 06-19-2009 04:55 PM

Looks great very nice chess table.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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