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Project by Gail posted 01-07-2008 04:08 PM 1489 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

When I viewed Hudson’s post a while back – http://lumberjocks.com/projects/3404 – I loved it so much I was inspired to build my husband a new office. You will see the similarities in design. The wood is quarter sawn white oak hardwood and the counter is QSWO ply – the cases and panels are WO – the finish is Red Mahogany and Waterlox. Thanks for the inspiration Hudson!

-- Gail, http://www.hometownwoodworking.com





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Dan'um Style

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#1 posted 01-07-2008 04:10 PM

very nice ! great job

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#2 posted 01-07-2008 04:39 PM

Very nice. Did you make the cabinetry, too?

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#3 posted 01-07-2008 05:08 PM

lucky hubby. THis is nice

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Gail

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#4 posted 01-07-2008 05:11 PM

Thanks, I did make the entire piece.

-- Gail, http://www.hometownwoodworking.com

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#5 posted 01-07-2008 05:42 PM

Well I read the title, looked at the project, and my first thought was, “Wow..a dream wife!”

Then I started to wonder if I’d really be comfortable with my wife being a better woodworker than me. <g>

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

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#6 posted 01-07-2008 07:24 PM

Great wood, nice work, lucky husband.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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#7 posted 01-07-2008 07:34 PM

Very nice job! Everything your husband would need.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#8 posted 01-07-2008 11:04 PM

I like it.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#9 posted 01-08-2008 12:52 AM

well done, Gail. My office is coming up so I’m really looking for good ideas.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#10 posted 01-08-2008 03:00 AM

Good job Gail, I am so glad to hear my work has inspired someone in there design. It makes it worth all of the time I had to put into the set. Oh and by the way, Your husband is a LUCKY man!!!

-- John Hudson, JCSwoodworks/Guardsman Furniture Pro

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#11 posted 08-29-2009 11:40 PM

Looks great!

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#12 posted 08-31-2009 03:54 AM

looks great very nice work

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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