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Project by Gary posted 01-01-2011 04:24 AM 1153 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A nightstand made using red mahogney. Added a hidden drawer (or at least a little less obivous) for valuables. I also used pocket screw joinery for the first time. It was so easy it felt like cheating.

-- So many projects....so little time.





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Beginningwoodworker

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#1 posted 01-01-2011 04:33 AM

Nice looking nightstand.

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#2 posted 01-01-2011 06:33 AM

Wow this is really cool i would like this beside me seems comferting!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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#3 posted 01-01-2011 02:00 PM

Nice work. I also like the kinda hidden drawer also. Great job.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#4 posted 01-01-2011 03:12 PM

This nightstand turned out nice.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#5 posted 01-01-2011 03:41 PM

Your nightstand turned out great. I like the idea of the hidden drawer. Maybe put a hidden lock or barrel bolt underneath to make it seem not to open for the unknowing.

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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#6 posted 01-01-2011 05:32 PM

looks great

-- rob, ont,canada

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#7 posted 01-01-2011 07:41 PM

Great Lookin nightstand

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#8 posted 01-02-2011 07:48 AM

I like the unique profile of the top. The stand has an antique look which is real cool. Love that hidden drawer idea. I don’t think people would know it’s a drawer unless you pointed it out.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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