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Project by Randy posted 05-18-2008 03:04 PM 1451 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi,
This is a computer desk I built for my sister. She wanted something usefull but not too bulky. I went with the slatted sides to give it a more airy look and not this big massive feel in a small room.




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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 05-18-2008 03:31 PM

That is beautiful! It. What is the wood? Looks like either walnut, or oak with a walnut stain.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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darryl

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#2 posted 05-18-2008 04:11 PM

I’m guessing from the tag that you made this with Ash, though my first thought was that you used walnut.
this is a great looking desk. the slatted side do exactly what you were looking for. it looks like a very comfortable desk.
nice work!

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Dusty56

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#3 posted 05-18-2008 05:02 PM

This is fantastic !!! Love everything about it…..Original design by you ? I can’t stop looking at the pix…Thank you for posting this !

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jeanmarc

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#4 posted 05-18-2008 05:10 PM

That is beautiful!

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sharad

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#5 posted 05-18-2008 07:02 PM

A very simple, comfortable and nice design.
Sharad

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jjohn

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#6 posted 05-18-2008 09:19 PM

Very well done, and a very nice finish to boot.

-- JJohn

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RedShirt013

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#7 posted 05-18-2008 10:13 PM

Nice and clean design, I’d say you definitely made it great for a small room, simple but not like RTA furniture

-- Ed

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GaryK

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#8 posted 05-19-2008 01:20 AM

That’s a very nice desk. Great design.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Randy

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#9 posted 05-19-2008 02:34 AM

Hi,
Thanks for the kind coments.
I think I used Ash with Walnut stain. The finish is oil-urithine by General Finishes.

-- If you have gone through a whole day without learning something new, you wasted it.

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Scott Bryan

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#10 posted 05-20-2008 12:57 AM

Randy,

This is a beautiful desk. I like the design and your finish looks wonderful.

Thanks for the post.

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