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Smallder desk -- Small Alder Desk

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Project by SauceMan posted 04-30-2017 06:31 PM 525 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey all,

I had made a few posts while I was working on this project. It’s a desk made out of alder that I wanted to be narrow enough so that it doesn’t stick out of the wall too far.

The desk is made out of alder, finished with MinWax wipe-on clear satin poly (40910). I used mortise and tenon joints to attach everything, and drawbored the ones for the legs / feet using walnut dowels. I ended up leaving the dowels protruding 1-2mm rather than cutting them trim because I like how they look.

Sauce





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Mean_Dean

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#1 posted 05-01-2017 08:25 PM

Great looking desk—I’m sure you’ll get a lot of good use from it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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JimYoung

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#2 posted 05-02-2017 01:29 AM

Very nice. Simple and elegant.

-- -Jim, "Society is well governed when its people obey the magistrates, and the magistrates obey the law." -- Solon

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SauceMan

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#3 posted 05-02-2017 05:55 PM

Hi Jim, Dean,

Thanks for the kind words!

Sauce

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