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Project by JayDee posted 1792 days ago 2222 views 11 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a desk I built 15 years ago for my son Tony when he was in college. It was originally made of poplar. You can see the old wood in the space between the drawers. After building his wife Alycia’s bookshelves (see previous project) I decided to rebuild the desk to match. It is now covered with mahogany and stained to match the bookshelves. I kept the original cabinet and added the mahogany around it. I completely replaced the top and drawer fronts. It took about 4 weeks.

-- JayDee from Woodstock, GA





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BigBard

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#1 posted 1792 days ago

Thats un-believable!! Really top notch stuff.

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huff

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#2 posted 1792 days ago

JayDee, very nice. Great design and build. Makes a very impressive office

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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cstrang

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#3 posted 1792 days ago

beautiful work! really well done.

-- A hammer dangling from a wall will bang and sound like work when the wind blows the right way.

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Beginningwoodworker

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#4 posted 1792 days ago

Beautiful, Desk.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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CharlieM1958

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#5 posted 1792 days ago

Cool! Very high-end looking.

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

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degoose

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#6 posted 1792 days ago

Fan – bloody – tastic.. I am flabbergasted..!!

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 1792 days ago

Nice work

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Kindlingmaker

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#8 posted 1792 days ago

Beautiful desk and the the cabinets, what an office! Great job!

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

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Pdub

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#9 posted 1792 days ago

You do beautiful work. Love the design.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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Charles Maxwell

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#10 posted 1792 days ago

NICE!

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

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#11 posted 1792 days ago

WOW very majestic

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cypresswoodworker

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#12 posted 1791 days ago

SWEET!!!!

-- If at first you don't succeed...Buy another tool !!

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ND2ELK

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#13 posted 1790 days ago

Nice looking desk and bookcase unit. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

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#14 posted 1517 days ago

this is absolutely stunning!

-- Flemming. It's only a mistake if you can't fix it.

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kimball

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#15 posted 1390 days ago

That is absolutely gorgeous.
Kimball

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