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Well another small project is checked off the list. These nightstands are for our guest room, the wood is Alder wth General Finish Gel stain. I tapered the legs using the jointer & a jig Enjoy
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#1 posted 02-03-2013 06:45 AM
very simplistic…they look nice…
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#2 posted 02-03-2013 11:51 AM
Very nicely crafted in the Shaker style, good looking tables.
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#3 posted 02-03-2013 12:06 PM
Nice tables I love the shaker style. We have a couple of antique ones I have found it harder than it looks to make a new one look rite. I took me a couple of tries to get it but ; by jove I believe you’ve done it!
-- A tube of calk and a gallon of paint will make a carpenter what he ain't
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#4 posted 02-03-2013 04:32 PM
I love these shaker tables! Awesome job…is there any plans drawn up for these?
#5 posted 02-04-2013 12:13 AM
Thanks for the complements, I did not have any plans to follow, just a picture from a magazineIt was all trial & error…... Many errors :-)
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#6 posted 02-04-2013 02:03 AM
Great work. Alder is such a nice wood to work with, isn’t it?
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#7 posted 02-04-2013 03:00 AM
Great Job! I especially love the nicely done dovetails.
-- Bob www.singularengineering.com - A sideline, not how I earn a living
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#8 posted 02-04-2013 06:33 AM
Nice tables. Did you use drawer slides, or kickers and runners?
-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush
#9 posted 02-04-2013 10:01 PM
The drawers are on a pair of runners to slide on.
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#10 posted 04-30-2014 11:32 PM
Beautifully done, and with very elegant looking legs
-- A poor workman blames his tools. Mr.B, Ontario Canada
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