simple computer desk

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Project by stuk4x4 posted 03-03-2010 04:52 PM 2095 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the second project that I did this week. I used all scrap that I had laying around the shop. 2×4’s and sand ply. This was a great project for me as it tested my skill level by having to mill all the lumber except for the top. I cut the legs down to 1.5” square and the stringers between the legs are 1” square. Total height is 26”, length is 48” and 22” deep. The top is 1/2 sand ply with a round over on the edges. As I mentioned in the blog I went backwards with attaching the top. I will just fill in the nail holes and put a coat of stain on it when it gets warmer out. Enjoy.

-- All the tools in the world wont make you a good mechanic or craftsman... however it helps!

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#1 posted 03-03-2010 05:31 PM

I love the simple straight lines.

-- Kerry Drake, Loudon NH,

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#2 posted 03-03-2010 08:20 PM

it’s amazing how such thin pieces of wood can be so strong when assembled properly. Nice work.

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#3 posted 03-03-2010 08:28 PM

Simple, stright froward, not fancy. I like it.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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#4 posted 03-03-2010 10:34 PM

simple and effective, well done…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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