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Project by wooded posted 08-18-2012 03:29 AM 1300 views 8 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ivé not posted in a few weeks but have been sidelined by summer busy-ness. This little desk is cherry and is loosely based on the desk shown in the OCT,2010 Woodsmith mag. It was built specifically for our kitchen per my Wife’s request. It is built 95% with Dowelmax and it is as strong as they come, in my humble opinion. Thanks for checking it out!..........;-J (You can find this desk and plans by searching the magazine by date on the internet.) Also check out the Dowelmax, it is expensive and worth it.

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo. jdelong264@msn.com





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Woodbridge

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#1 posted 08-18-2012 03:48 AM

Great looking desk. Great design, nice looking wood colour and finish.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Gary

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#2 posted 08-18-2012 04:49 AM

Great job.. Beautiful piece

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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Jamie Speirs

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#3 posted 08-18-2012 09:37 AM

That is a nice piece

Timber, design & finish all

look great.

jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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HillbillyShooter

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#4 posted 08-18-2012 11:38 AM

Nicely done and very good looking.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Oldtool

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#5 posted 08-18-2012 12:05 PM

Beautiful piece of furniture. I’m sure your wife loves it.
Thanks for showing.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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workerinwood

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#6 posted 08-18-2012 12:45 PM

Well done, nice design and craftsmanship!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#7 posted 08-18-2012 12:54 PM

Excellent!!!! I want one!!!!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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MadeinMT

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#8 posted 08-18-2012 01:43 PM

Simply beautiful.

-- Ron, Montana

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MonteCristo

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#9 posted 08-18-2012 05:14 PM

Solid, useful looking cabinet !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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Gshepherd

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#10 posted 08-18-2012 11:50 PM

Beautiful build… Grain flows nicely and the finish looks flawless…. And most of all it was for the Wife, keep her happy and everyone is happy….

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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woodworm

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#11 posted 08-19-2012 01:00 PM

Very nicely done.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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inchanga

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#12 posted 08-19-2012 04:19 PM

Timeless design,beautifully crafted.

-- chris, north wales http://salemchapelfurniture.co.uk/

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DocSavage45

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#13 posted 08-19-2012 04:52 PM

You build some nice stuff.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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wooded

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#14 posted 08-19-2012 05:01 PM

Thanks all preciate it!................;-J

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo. jdelong264@msn.com

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