LumberJocks

music stand

  • Advertise with us
Project by britman posted 03-08-2012 06:19 PM 1268 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

made from red oak and curly maple inlay ( letters) oak finished with wipe on poly and letters lacquer I used dowels on all the joints plans are from woodworkers journal magazine # wjc076





7 comments so far

View Pimzedd's profile

Pimzedd

562 posts in 3267 days


#1 posted 03-08-2012 06:33 PM

Looks good.

How about a photo of the tilt mechanism? Does it use holes like the height adjustment?

How did you join the pieces of the letters together?

I need to make one of these for my daughter who is a choir teacher.

-- Bill - Mesquite, TX --- "Everything with a power cord eventually winds up in the trash.” John Sarge , timber framer and blacksmith instructor at Tillers International school

View BinghamtonEd's profile

BinghamtonEd

2281 posts in 1832 days


#2 posted 03-08-2012 08:27 PM

My wife is a choir teacher and would love one of these, did you use a plan?

-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.

View britman's profile

britman

28 posts in 2105 days


#3 posted 03-08-2012 08:51 PM

New photo of tilt mechanism and updated comments

View Pimzedd's profile

Pimzedd

562 posts in 3267 days


#4 posted 03-08-2012 08:59 PM

Thanks for the additional photo Britman. A good design that even I should be able make.

Thanks.

-- Bill - Mesquite, TX --- "Everything with a power cord eventually winds up in the trash.” John Sarge , timber framer and blacksmith instructor at Tillers International school

View britman's profile

britman

28 posts in 2105 days


#5 posted 03-08-2012 09:11 PM

I used small dowels on the letters,l which are rabbited all the way around the frame you can see this in the tilt photo . all the best

View Grandpa's profile

Grandpa

3256 posts in 2138 days


#6 posted 03-08-2012 10:29 PM

Nice job! Thanks for sharing.

View Skylark53's profile

Skylark53

2631 posts in 2523 days


#7 posted 03-09-2012 01:05 AM

Very good work. I did one for my music director at church but didn’t have a plan to go by; I did borrow the design from someone else, but had to sorta “wing it” on the tilt operation. I’m not totally pleased with my end result. Yours looks rugged and personalized and should be enjoyed for many, many years.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com