A new desk for a new laptop

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Project by b2rtch posted 1312 days ago 1801 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife,Mary, badly needed a new laptop to replace her almost 10 years old Dell.
I bought her a new Acer 17’ laptop with all the bells and whistles for Christ-mas and I also built a small desk with storage for it.
It is all made of Douglas Fir.
She is delighted.

-- Bert

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naomi weiss

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#1 posted 1312 days ago

what a nice present! a combination of an objectively serious gift and a personal touch with the custom built table!

-- 'Humility is a duty in great ones, as well as in idiots'--Jeremy Taylor

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#2 posted 1312 days ago

Great job Bertrand I did not know that Douglas Fir would come out so nice.
Nice presents too both of them.

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#3 posted 1312 days ago

Nice work!! Like the design.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#4 posted 1312 days ago

Hi Bert;

A home run on both counts…very thoughtful.

And a nice job on the desk.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#5 posted 1312 days ago

Thank you all.

-- Bert

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#6 posted 1311 days ago

Nice job. I knew fir was a good wood, but not that good. Thanks for the inspiration ;-)

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#7 posted 1311 days ago

What a neat idea, Great work!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#8 posted 1264 days ago

tres beau travail c est sympa

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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