maple puter desk

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Project by jussdandy posted 09-13-2009 02:56 PM 1292 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the desk I built back in Jan. just got around to taking pic’s. I posted pics a while back of the pantry I built to match it.
all maple, brown stain, black glaze, satin lacquer.
I used k.v. soft close full extension slides on all drawers, the drawers are 12mm china birch plywood
hinges are blum cup hinges with soft close
Laminate top
raised panel doors made on table saw, one day Im gonna buy a router bit to raise the pannels but hey I am cheap.
fun project, lol, Im right in the middle of a desk for my son now, cypress cause he likes cypress and Ive got some just laying around.

-- Randy I have the right to remain silent, just not the ability ; )

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#1 posted 09-13-2009 03:21 PM

Nice. I’m anxious to see how the cypress one turns out.

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

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#2 posted 09-13-2009 03:22 PM

Nice looking desk, plenty of storage is always good.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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Eric's Wood Laboratory.

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#3 posted 09-13-2009 03:43 PM

That came out very nice!
What kind of stain did you use?
The top sets it off nicely as well.

Good job !

-- All glory comes from daring to begin.

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#4 posted 09-13-2009 04:31 PM

Beautiful desk, love the job you did on the maple finish. The top goes well with it also. Nice build.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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John M

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#5 posted 09-13-2009 04:32 PM

Great desk! If you’ve got some extra laying around, I’ve got a desk that needs replacing!! ; )

-- John, Ontario, Canada

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#6 posted 09-13-2009 05:34 PM

thanks all for the nice comments,
Eric, the stain was a custom mix at Sherwood-Williams, the man mixed it till it got to the shade of brown I wanted.

-- Randy I have the right to remain silent, just not the ability ; )

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#7 posted 09-13-2009 07:41 PM

Good work Randy

-- Custom furniture

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#8 posted 09-14-2009 05:22 PM

Great desk. Like the way you organized the electronics.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#9 posted 12-16-2011 12:16 AM

Beautiful desk.

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