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Project by SeaFarin posted 06-19-2013 04:50 AM 870 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This lighted stand was kinda thrown together from left over scraps for a Christmas gift. This is one of the most rewarding things about woodworking as a hobby. Sometimes (under pressure) things just seem to work out to be something cool!
I have to thank my wife for helping me with the faux stained glass! My sister-in-law won’t put any knick knacks on it cause she says it covers up the ligthed shelves. Made from walnut and maple. Finished with tung oil. Hide the power cord in one of the feet and legs. Sacrificed a Christmas light string for the four shelves. Thanks for looking!

-- I'm Chuck and I wood not chuck wood cause I keep finding uses for it!





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MarkTheFiddler

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#1 posted 06-19-2013 04:52 AM

Thrown together you say?! Awesome! is what I say. Very well done and ingenious idea!

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

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#2 posted 06-19-2013 05:31 AM

Very creative,colorful an amazing great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 06-19-2013 06:20 AM

Nicely done! Looks great even with the lights off.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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deon

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#4 posted 06-19-2013 07:32 AM

Thats realy cool

-- Dreaming patterns

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aussiedave

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#5 posted 06-19-2013 12:27 PM

Very nice stand and great idea using lighting on it….well done…

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 06-19-2013 12:38 PM

Great stand and I love the lighting!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 06-19-2013 01:40 PM

Thrown together scraps , ay ? Nicest looking scraps I’ve ever seen !!
Beautiful design and the lighting is an awesome idea : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#8 posted 06-19-2013 01:47 PM

This is beautiful and a great design. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#9 posted 06-19-2013 04:08 PM

Great work, love the lights as well.

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

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#10 posted 06-20-2013 05:40 AM

Wozza. Great idea…..........................

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

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#11 posted 06-21-2013 03:33 PM

Great idea on the lights! Creative design and build. It will brighten any room. Well done!

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#12 posted 01-09-2014 01:59 PM

Very nicely done. How did you attach the shelf corners to the legs? I also like the shape of the legs.

-- Roger, North Carolina

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