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Oak Vanity

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Project by paplou posted 02-28-2012 02:44 AM 1337 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a vanity I made for a close lady friend of mine. All oak with three maple drawers behind one door. The half spindles I turned on the lathe, which was a bummer to turn without a steady rest then cut it half. It kept flexing on me so I had to turn it with very light cuts. I added 1/4 inch oak strips on edge to enhance the top. 33 1/4 wide 18 inches deep to fit in her bathroom.
All my projects are made of rough cut lumber unless I pick some up at auctions.

-- PAPLOU





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#1 posted 02-28-2012 02:57 AM

A great looking Vanity ,I like the back splash and wood top.

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#2 posted 02-28-2012 03:05 AM

That’s a sharp looking piece, very nice

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

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#3 posted 02-28-2012 03:18 AM

Nice vainty.

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#4 posted 02-28-2012 04:19 AM

Looks good. Lot’s of stuff there.

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#5 posted 02-28-2012 10:53 AM

Great work, looks very nice.

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

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#6 posted 02-28-2012 12:39 PM

nice job!

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#7 posted 02-28-2012 01:37 PM

Elegant !

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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#8 posted 02-28-2012 02:22 PM

Very nice indeed. Nice turning and a sweet looking top!

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