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Project by DraftsmanRick posted 04-19-2013 03:03 PM 931 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Solid mahogany and maple nightstands with a Greene and Greene style flair. Tapered legs, resawn panels, floating shelves below, and dovetailed drawers. Just haven’t recieved the drawer pulls yet. The taper on the legs (they look square in the pics) are about an inch overall but, they just didnt show up as well in the pics. 3 coats of an oil/varnish and a final coat of wax. I like to think i coined the phrase “floating top” back when i posted my Asian inspired coffee table, but i probably didnt lol.

Enjoy,
Rick

-- Jesus was a carpenter





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Kaleb the Swede

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#1 posted 04-19-2013 03:51 PM

Nice work Rick. Love how your dovetails came out; I am very envious. Mahogany is a great choice

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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pintodeluxe

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#2 posted 04-19-2013 03:55 PM

Nice pair of nightstands. I particularly like the details on the breadboard ends.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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hoss12992

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#3 posted 04-19-2013 05:06 PM

Great job love the craftsmanship

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DraftsmanRick

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#4 posted 04-19-2013 06:45 PM

Thanks guys!

-- Jesus was a carpenter

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Surfside

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#5 posted 04-19-2013 09:13 PM

This is highly impressive kind of work! That is some real execution.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#6 posted 04-20-2013 02:13 AM

beautiful,great work.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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Fishinbo

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#7 posted 04-22-2013 04:22 PM

Awesome nightstands! Great design and craftsmanship, clean lines and joinery. Superb work!

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 04-22-2013 04:55 PM

These will be very nice accents to the bedroom. Well done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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DraftsmanRick

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#9 posted 04-24-2013 02:03 PM

Thanks LJ’s

-- Jesus was a carpenter

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