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Project by emtwoodworker posted 10-13-2010 08:52 PM 1308 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s a desk I just finished. Birch plywood and poplar trim. The desk is 6 feet long and 32” wide. With the hutch the desk is 82” tall. The finish is GF rosewood stain and 4 coats of GF high performance poly, the desk top has 6 coats.





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 10-13-2010 09:42 PM

Beautiful desk. I especially like that fact that it looks so good for having been made from fairly modest materials.

Did you profile the moldings yourself?

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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emtwoodworker

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#2 posted 10-13-2010 09:48 PM

Thanks. I made the fluted molding myself, the rest I bought.

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shopmania

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#3 posted 10-14-2010 12:03 AM

Looks really great! Nice finish!

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, DrTim@ONeillChiro.com- Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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BillyJ

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#4 posted 10-14-2010 05:13 AM

Nice work. I really like the right-side drawers. Everything comes together with the stain and finish. Very nice.

-- I've never seen a tree that I wouldn't like to repurpose into a project. I love the smell of wood in the morning - it smells like victory.

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SteveW

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#5 posted 01-23-2011 01:21 AM

I was searching the forum for “rosewood stain” and came across your beautiful project.
That is certainly a nice finish.

Perchance can you describe how you applied the General Finishes Rosewood stain for me?
I am doing a cabinet for our laundry room right now, and finding some difficulty in the
application of the stain, and wipe down, etc…
I’m wondering if this is just my learning curve with this product?
thanks

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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Beginningwoodworker

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#6 posted 01-23-2011 01:26 AM

Thats a beautiful desk.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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