Cherry Music Stand

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Project by WMD2006 posted 809 days ago 1323 views 7 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an adjustable music stand I built to try out my bench top moritiser. The base is a cherry box that has the legs attached with stopped dovetails. A removable blackwood pin sets the height and a profiled slot in the back adjusts the pitch of the stand itself.
The cap on the base was made with custom molding from my table mounted router along with a top that has a scrolled hole to accept the upper part of the stand and conceal all of the joints beneath.
It was finished with a water based gel stain. I had some concerns about the stain going on evenly between the staves on top but they came out fairly well.

-- -MDWhite

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#1 posted 809 days ago

WMD – I like it. It looks like the finish came out really well. It appears to be quite functional. I did a portable one a few years ago with a black walnut case to hold it.

-- Roger M, Aiken, SC

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#2 posted 809 days ago

Great looking music stand, that cherry looks cool.

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

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#3 posted 809 days ago

Very nice, great job!

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#4 posted 808 days ago

Really nice stand. Rock on.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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