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Project by Monte Pittman posted 05-22-2016 06:16 PM 4143 views 4 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made of American Elm. It’s 86” tall, 45” wide and 23” deep.

This is one of “those” projects that seemed to be a problem at every turn.

Full extention, self-closing drawer slides.

Thanks for reading and all comments and suggestions are welcome.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#1 posted 05-22-2016 06:17 PM

Wow! Super nice!

-- There are countless woodworking plans but have you checked out God's plan? Jeremiah 29:11

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#2 posted 05-22-2016 06:23 PM

Looks good Monte. Glad you finally won the battle!!

-- Mark -- Really we're not crazy, just "Limited Editions" -- --

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#3 posted 05-22-2016 06:30 PM

WOW….love the design Monte. Looks like you overcame the problems in style. Well done sir!!

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#4 posted 05-22-2016 06:42 PM

Wow that looks great. Love the design. Beautiful craftsmanship. Great job buddy

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#5 posted 05-22-2016 06:53 PM

as always a stunning job,kinda miss the beetle kill but this elm is fantastic,great job monte.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#6 posted 05-22-2016 07:07 PM


I’m not in the shop, so Murphy went to see you. Nice Piece!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#7 posted 05-22-2016 07:22 PM

Wow, beautiful piece. I love the grain patterns.

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#8 posted 05-22-2016 08:05 PM

Excellent build. I really like the finish on this. It’s a beautiful piece!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#9 posted 05-22-2016 09:16 PM

Very beautiful rustic design. This Elm wood looks great, I like that colour.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 05-22-2016 09:24 PM

Yeah, you battled through & won in grand style!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#11 posted 05-22-2016 09:30 PM

I thought it looked great without the doors. The doors really bring it together.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#12 posted 05-22-2016 11:51 PM

Beautiful, Monte. I love Elm and you have really brought out the beauty of the wood.

-- Chris ** If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace. — Tom Paine **

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#13 posted 05-22-2016 11:52 PM

Love the way you made the shades and grain work…..

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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#14 posted 05-22-2016 11:56 PM

This is definitely one of your best pieces. How do you know that is American and not Red elm ? Just curious as I have cut both and I never can tell which from looking at the log.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#15 posted 05-23-2016 12:03 AM

Actually, I guess I am not sure. I can tell between American and Siberian elm. I have always been told that all of ours is one of those 2.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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