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Project by Kurt posted 12-29-2016 04:39 PM 865 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I have always wanted to make a desk,, and something unique.. it’s the reason I started woodworking. I built a workbench and then some other small projects and then tackled this.

I used mahogany and loved working with this wood. The angles were a bit tough, but I managed and ended up making a jig for tapering the legs which was fun.

I also built a drawer that mirros the anges of the desk sides. It starts at the front at 4” deep and goes to about 7” deep in the back, I think it was a neat little touch.

My family loves it and now I am hooked





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DLawson

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#1 posted 12-29-2016 08:59 PM

I like the design, especially the leg layout. I’m one of those who squirms a lot and I get annoyed at bumping into table/desk legs. This design makes that far less likely.

It’s also beautiful, which never hurts.

-- Really, the tree did the hard part.

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fivecodys

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#2 posted 12-29-2016 09:42 PM

Very nice indeed.

-- Chem, Central California

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#3 posted 12-30-2016 02:27 PM

looks great

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PaxJen

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#4 posted 12-30-2016 04:24 PM

I like the design.
Reminds me a little of a spinet piano.
Cantilever fever. Nicely done.

-- May you build a ladder to the stars and climb on every rung . . .

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