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Project by cutmantom posted 1281 days ago 4723 views 3 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

built in desk, painted maple, blum under mount drawer slides, non mortise hinges, 1/4 inch thick mahogany over substrate top

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#1 posted 1281 days ago

Thats an Awesome use of space! very nice.

-- Doug...

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#2 posted 1281 days ago

Hi Tom;

This is really excellent workmanship, combined with great designing. Very nicely done.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#3 posted 1281 days ago

Really nice work.

-- Tim, Nevada MO

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#4 posted 1281 days ago

Very nice work. I really like this use of a bay window.

-- Mel,

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#5 posted 1281 days ago

Beautiful!! Great job.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 1281 days ago

Very well done… That would be an awesome work station..


-- Master designer of precision sawdust and one of a kind slivers.

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#7 posted 1281 days ago

Very nice job. What did it look like before? Did the window go to the floor? What does the outside look like? We have several of these windows in our house and one of these built-ins is a great idea.

Thanks for posting.

-- The view only changes for the leading dog.

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#8 posted 1281 days ago

Nicely done Tom, and the best use of a bay window that I have seen.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#9 posted 1280 days ago

very Nice set up and executed :-) thankĀ“s for sharing it


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#10 posted 1280 days ago

Great work… ...excellent use of space. Glad this isn’t my desk, because I think I would spend too much time admiring the finished project – or staring out the window! Either way, I’m not sure I would be getting much work done! Love the detail and the way the the crown molding wraps the built-in and the rest of the room.

-- -Jay Hartman - Morrisville, PA

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#11 posted 1280 days ago

That is really nice. I love the combination of the mahogany and the painted maple..well done!


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#12 posted 1280 days ago

Looks like a great place to do some work or look like your working. Nice job. Thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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#13 posted 1280 days ago

Great looking project and lots of open space to scatter the paper. Excellent craftsmanship too.

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#14 posted 1280 days ago

That’s a really wonderful job. What a great place to sit and work. Love it.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#15 posted 1278 days ago

Great looking space. Looks like you’ve added a ton of organization space to an area that might otherwise be left unused.


-- Adam, Chapel Hill, NC,

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