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Mission Style Desk (Cherry)

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Project by Lboy posted 07-31-2011 06:03 AM 3589 views 12 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I started this desk when I finished the other one out of Quarter sawn oak. Working part-time it has taken 3 years almost to the day. Stain is Cherry Watco, final finish wipe on poly.





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rcs47

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#1 posted 07-31-2011 06:07 AM

Very nice job!

-- Doug - As my Dad taught me, you're not a cabinet maker until you can hide your mistakes.

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pintodeluxe

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#2 posted 07-31-2011 07:08 AM

Wow! You got the proportions and style just right. The drawers look great too.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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Hallmark

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#3 posted 07-31-2011 07:10 AM

Looks great, nice clean design.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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woodworm

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#4 posted 07-31-2011 01:07 PM

Very nice one…i like it. The finish is great.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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lcurrent

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#5 posted 07-31-2011 01:45 PM

Style is close to mine

-- lcurrent ( It's not a mistake till you run out of wood )

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 07-31-2011 01:58 PM

That looks very 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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#7 posted 07-31-2011 03:13 PM

Good stuff!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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CampD

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#8 posted 07-31-2011 03:38 PM

Simple clean lines, very nice!
I like it.

-- Doug...

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workerinwood

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#9 posted 07-31-2011 03:44 PM

Very nice, great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Ken90712

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#10 posted 07-31-2011 06:11 PM

Great looking table, nice lines.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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DocSavage45

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#11 posted 07-31-2011 07:12 PM

I admire your pereverence!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Tim Kindrick

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#12 posted 07-31-2011 07:48 PM

I love Mission style furniture. Great job, this is beautiful!!!!!

-- I have metal in my neck but wood in my blood!!

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MShort

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#13 posted 07-31-2011 09:42 PM

That is one quality piece. The cherry looks great.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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Beginningwoodworker

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#14 posted 07-31-2011 09:51 PM

Beautiful Desk.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#15 posted 07-31-2011 10:28 PM

Dittos to ALL the above!!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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