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Project by mccauleysdesign posted 07-16-2016 01:33 PM 325 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a pretty simple personal project I recently completed for my home from maple, plywood and southern yellow pine.

I knew the casework would be painted so I wanted to highlight the maple as much as possible. I selected a board with some figure in it and allowed the grain to run across the drawer fronts. I also book matched the top.

I used poplar for the drawer sides and used half blind dovetails and through dovetails for the drawer construction.

You can see the build on my YouTube channel here. https://youtu.be/fAc_TTrXJlk

Thanks for looking!





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#1 posted 07-16-2016 08:16 PM

looks good – i like the contrast

-- Greg Simon

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#2 posted 07-16-2016 08:49 PM

This is a nice looking table.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#3 posted 07-17-2016 01:32 PM

Simple but very elegant design, with beautiful dovetails.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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