Display Stand of H Mahogany & Hickory

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Project by tombuhl posted 03-24-2013 02:52 PM 1561 views 8 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A display stand of Honduras Mahogany and Hickory. The legs began from 3×3x7 foot blanks from [thanks Shannon]. I incorporated some of my river-salvaged Mahogany offcuts for mini-stands (risers) and drawer pulls. Prior to this build, I created a full-sized prototype of poplar which helped finalize design and evaluate construction techniques. Despite this attempt at organization I forgot to create the joinery prior to cutting the leg’s compound bevels and curves. Maybe next time…

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#1 posted 03-24-2013 02:56 PM

Beautiful work and great design.

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#2 posted 03-24-2013 03:11 PM

A work of art! This has so much interest and appeal you can take your eyes off her. Great design and the craftsmanship is perfect as always!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 03-24-2013 03:33 PM

very well done … beautiful color and design combination… great posting

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#4 posted 03-24-2013 03:37 PM

Very unique design. I dig it.

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#5 posted 03-24-2013 06:22 PM

I like it – very nice design and wood choices.

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#6 posted 03-24-2013 10:53 PM

Superb workmanship.


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#7 posted 03-26-2013 12:01 AM

I like the smooth, curvy lines to it. It has an Japanese look to it, which I really like!

-- Dean

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#8 posted 03-26-2013 04:58 PM

Like the unique and interesting design. Beautiful choice of wood and great build. Superb work!

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#9 posted 03-29-2013 05:17 AM

nice color. unique design.

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#10 posted 04-08-2013 07:25 PM

Wow, excellent design and a great looking piece of furniture! Does have a very Asian influence to the style.

-- Jeremy - Marshfield, WI

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