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Project by semi75 posted 09-15-2013 12:04 AM 1396 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally finished the cherry nightstand I started months ago. This is my first time working from a general idea in my head and a very rough drawing. I had planned on adding a Greene and Greene style spline to the breadboad ends but finally decided against it mostly due to laziness.





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Ribeye

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#1 posted 09-15-2013 12:10 AM

That is a great looking piece. The breadboard ends and three board back are nice details. I really like the handles. Where did you pick those up?

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semi75

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#2 posted 09-15-2013 12:17 AM

I was looking for Stickley reproduction pulls and found those at Historic House Parts, great selection and prices were decent. I thought about using a plywood back but decided that ship lap was more fitting and fairly easy to make.

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#3 posted 09-15-2013 12:23 AM

Very nicely done; and it looks great as an A&C piece without the splines and square plugs.

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

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mike1950

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#4 posted 09-15-2013 01:09 PM

Very nice piece Handles are perfect.

-- "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is."– Albert Einstein

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MadeinMT

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#5 posted 09-15-2013 02:08 PM

Certain pieces just have a classy, clean look and yours definitely fits into that category. BTW I totally understand your “lazy” comment. I often have the same affliction…..

-- Ron, Montana

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#6 posted 09-15-2013 02:28 PM

Beautiful workmanship and design

-- Joe

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#7 posted 09-15-2013 04:40 PM

That really came out great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#8 posted 09-15-2013 05:51 PM

Well done. Looks great

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 09-15-2013 06:00 PM

This is a nice clean product and so nicely done. 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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#10 posted 09-15-2013 09:53 PM

Awesome nightstand! Love the design!!

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#11 posted 09-17-2013 05:23 AM

Very nice. And good choice of hardware

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