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Fold down wall desk and matching chair

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Project by deerslayer_13 posted 12-28-2012 08:24 PM 1777 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My daughter has been begging for a desk, and with the lack of room this is what I designed to fit in the available space.
The box is made from 1/2’ plywood with an mdf frame from my own design, steel cable desk supports and a push/touch magnetic latch, black board on the closed frame side (this changed from mirror, to whiteboard, to blackboard).
The sacrificial chair was my beloved shop chair that I used in a pinch to get this Christmas gift finished. I knocked out the top rail and laminated up some 1/4” plywood to match the curve and then transferred the same frame pattern to match. Painted two tone pink and black with enamel, vinyl flowers on the chair made a nice finishing touch.





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redryder

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#1 posted 12-29-2012 07:44 AM

Great design and execution. Big space or small space, this would be a good fit.
Lots of ways to go with this. You went well…...................

-- mike...............

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 12-29-2012 10:28 AM

Great job and worthy sacrifices dad!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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