Kitchen corner bench for a nook

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Project by 7Kcraftsman posted 09-17-2007 05:57 AM 22223 views 8 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a corner bench for a clients kitchen nook, they wanted one that did not have a corner section since they do not have alot of room. Making without the 45 degree section proved to be a little trickier than I thought. I huess this is why you can’t buy one without one.


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-- John, Steamboat Springs Co.

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#1 posted 09-17-2007 06:45 AM

Excellent! Love this style.

-- -John "Do I have to keep typing a smiley? Just assume it's a joke."

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#2 posted 09-17-2007 01:30 PM

When you say “trickier thank you thought” are you talking about the compound miters? It came out nice, did you get any pictures of it in place with a finish on it?

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..

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#3 posted 09-17-2007 09:19 PM

Great looking project. Very clean looking – it should look awesome with the right finish applied!

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#4 posted 09-18-2007 02:41 AM

I have not applied the finish yet, I am planning on doing it tomorrow. I will take pictures of everything once it is in place.

Yes the compound angles were kid of tricky, figureing it out before building it proved to be a challange as well. It would be alot easier to do with a corner piece, I guess this is why you dont see many sold without them.


-- John, Steamboat Springs Co.

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#5 posted 01-22-2008 01:54 AM

Well done. Sharp, clean lines, good looking wood. Missed this one first time around, worth a second look.

How did the clients like it?

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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#6 posted 01-22-2008 02:01 AM

Great kitchen nook. A nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#7 posted 01-22-2008 02:54 AM

Great looking piece!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#8 posted 01-22-2008 10:57 AM

That really looks nice. Good job.

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#9 posted 01-25-2009 04:53 AM

Nice work!

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