Recycled nightstand

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Project by Belg1960 posted 09-01-2013 08:50 PM 882 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I started with the desk and finished with the nightstand. I cut the top to size planed it back to natural wood, primed and painted the base and fixed the runners and drawer guides. Finished top with polyurethane.

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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#1 posted 09-01-2013 08:55 PM

Looks beautiful! Nice job! :)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#2 posted 09-02-2013 02:32 AM

Nice job—looks good.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#3 posted 09-02-2013 07:48 AM

Nice work Pat. looks functional and pleasing to the eye.

-- No one plans to fail, they just, just fail to plan

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#4 posted 09-05-2013 06:14 PM

You just transformed a totally new and lovely nightstand. Great idea and great job!

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#5 posted 09-06-2013 02:03 PM

Thanks guys, it was alot of work but it basically cost me only time and finish materials. Salvaged the pulls from another project.

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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#6 posted 11-28-2013 03:30 PM

Pat, thats a beautiful piece! You know how I feel about reclaimed lumber! You took a discarded piece of furniture and made something to last another 100 years!!! Great job friend!

-- "Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."

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#7 posted 11-29-2013 08:31 PM

Thanks, buddy. I like building from recycled materials as well.

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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