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First attempt to a Sideboard

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Project by Tim posted 04-19-2012 01:41 PM 2248 views 10 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt at a sideboard. It’s made of quarter sawn white oak.





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Brandon

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#1 posted 04-19-2012 01:47 PM

I’d say that’s quite a nice sideboard—class mission style. I want to build one very similar to this. Did you follow plans or design it yourself? You said it’s your first attempt, do you have plans on making more?

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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Woodbridge

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#2 posted 04-19-2012 01:56 PM

Very nice side board. The quarter sawn oak looks great and the through tenons on the front are a nice detail.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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workerinwood

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#3 posted 04-19-2012 01:58 PM

Beautiful, great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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remi1023

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#4 posted 04-19-2012 02:23 PM

nice work…looks great!

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#5 posted 04-19-2012 02:37 PM

Beautiful Beautiful sideboard ,fantastic wood and a fine build.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#6 posted 04-19-2012 02:39 PM

Very nice indeed, well done~!

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Tim

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#7 posted 04-19-2012 04:06 PM

Brandon W. I had a client bring me a copy of American Woodworking that had the Stickly sideboard in it and i went off those plans. yes i do plan on making more of them.

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#8 posted 04-19-2012 04:24 PM

Very nice! I love the flecks on the door. Really nice work.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#9 posted 04-19-2012 05:34 PM

Very nice job at matching the grain on the top. Cheers

-- Head to the shop its calling you – Todd

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Roswell

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#10 posted 04-19-2012 06:41 PM

Nice pinned tenons!

-- _Never argue with an idiot. They'll just drag you down to their level and beat you with experience_

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jadboog

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#11 posted 04-19-2012 06:56 PM

Great work – looks like an antique piece.

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#12 posted 04-19-2012 11:21 PM

I would say an excellent first attempt!

Lee

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Paul Lajoie

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#13 posted 04-19-2012 11:27 PM

I recognized it as from American Woodworker right away. I used the same plan as somewhat of a guide when I designed and built mine. Love A&C, Mission, G&G. You did an excellent job. Are your drawers dovetailed? I haven’t built my drawers yet, but will shortly.

Paul

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#14 posted 04-19-2012 11:44 PM

I love the ray flecks of the quarter sawn oak. nice job

-- "Fear of failure limits our creativity" so to create something truly awesome you first have to be prepared to flop

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woodrookieII

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#15 posted 04-19-2012 11:56 PM

Very nice!!

...rookieII

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