Molesworth bedside table kinda

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Project by SuperDave0002 posted 06-07-2010 01:09 AM 1842 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Rustic bedside table that I made from some 1” cypress and slash pine logs. Found a nice picture of a buck on google pictures, that looked really nice as a silouette shadow. Then I enlarged it a little, set a piece of paper on the screen and traced it out. Then I cut the image out and retraces it onto the pannels. The crossed arrows I drew freehand. Used a router to carve out everything that wasn’t a dear or an arrow. Its about 1/4 inch deep. Used some black mocca stain to make it pop out more. It has a pull out shelf that I will use set the laptop on, a small drawer under it and then under that is the door to the larger cabinet.

-- David South FLorida

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#1 posted 06-07-2010 01:43 AM

Nice design David. Well done.

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#2 posted 06-07-2010 01:55 AM

Looks good from here:-)

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#3 posted 06-07-2010 02:18 AM

Great looking table and I love the detail work. Thanks for sharing.

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#4 posted 06-07-2010 02:25 AM

Nice bedside table. Cabela’s would list a table like that for a small fortune.

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#5 posted 06-07-2010 03:02 AM

That’s a beauty!!

Nice going, super job on the design and wood selection…..........................

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#6 posted 06-07-2010 04:06 AM

Great detail and design

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#7 posted 06-07-2010 06:05 AM

It looks like it belongs in the bedroom with the other matching pieces.

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#8 posted 06-07-2010 08:21 AM

Its beautiful WOW Great woodworking!

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#9 posted 06-07-2010 09:11 AM

Excellent work

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#10 posted 06-07-2010 10:34 AM

Excellent job, perfect fit for that setting.

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#11 posted 06-07-2010 02:08 PM

Dave, This is going straight to my favorites and my to do list. Thanks for posting!

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#12 posted 06-07-2010 05:02 PM

very nice rustic piece..good job, & it looks super in the bedroom

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#13 posted 06-07-2010 05:05 PM

Great Job David a very nice design and super work on the build and details.

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#14 posted 06-03-2011 01:38 AM

Well done! I live 200 feet from Molesworths old shop and he would be proud. I really like the carved doors.

-- Doug, Cody Wyo

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