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Jefferson lap desk,Walnut

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Project by bigiron posted 09-01-2018 11:28 PM 896 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My version of a Jefferson lap desk. Design changes made to the lid style to make it more stable. Dove tailed corners. It is finished in a french polished garnett shellac. A hand tool project as are all my pieces.





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#1 posted 09-01-2018 11:57 PM

A useful and gorgeous unit.

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#2 posted 09-02-2018 09:05 AM

Nice!

-- Petey

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#3 posted 09-02-2018 11:11 AM

Nice work on a very desirable project. Yes the original wasn’t designed for the rigors of a laptop. I like the finish a lot, Garnet Shellac does such nice things to wood.

Thanks for posting this.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#4 posted 09-02-2018 08:21 PM

Simply glorious idea really. I love it.

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#5 posted 09-04-2018 01:12 AM

Wow. Very nice looking desk.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#6 posted 09-04-2018 02:15 PM

Kewl

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