Simple Night Stand

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Project by GregRTech posted 02-22-2012 11:31 PM 1656 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a night stand that I made recently. The design is based off of a plan I saw in one of the magazines some time ago. Prior to getting started with the construction, I created a 3D model of the night stand in a CAD program from Autodesk called Inventor. I like making 3D CAD models and working part drawings with dimensions on Inventor because it helps me to visualize and understand all of the parts and assemblies prior to cutting and working with any material.

The material here is cherry that I had from a trip to a hardwood dealer in upstate New York.

-- Greg, Long Island, NY

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#1 posted 02-22-2012 11:35 PM

Very nice looking nite stand.

-- In His service ,Richard

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#2 posted 02-22-2012 11:45 PM

Welcome to Ljs
This is a good looking night stand.Good job.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 02-23-2012 12:02 AM

Welcome to LJ’s, that table looks great

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#4 posted 02-23-2012 12:32 AM

Nice table. I like the clean look of it.

-- Nat, UPstate NY,

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#5 posted 02-23-2012 12:41 AM

Very, very nice!

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#6 posted 02-23-2012 12:53 AM

Very well done : )

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#7 posted 02-23-2012 04:04 AM

Nice looking night stand!

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#8 posted 02-23-2012 06:33 PM

Great table with classic lines. Nice job.

-- If the world was a logical place, men would be the ones who ride horses sidesaddle.

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#9 posted 02-24-2012 04:52 AM

Once that cherry darkens up a bit and becomes “redder” it will look even better. Nice work.

-- John, Phoenix-AZ

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