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Project by pashley posted 10-16-2013 11:56 AM 5412 views 26 times favorited 33 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A huge project.

Custom designed in Sketchup, a client from a computer graphics and animation company in Manhattan contacted me for a special use Mission style computer desk.

All quarter sawn white oak, with a simple poly finish. About 7’ long, by 30” high, by 32” deep.

Client was pleased, and has already commissioned more work :)

-- Have a blessed day! http://newmissionworkshop.com





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Ben

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#1 posted 10-16-2013 12:04 PM

Hot damn! That thing is off the charts, friend!
Nice work.

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#2 posted 10-16-2013 12:25 PM

What an amazing desk and looks really solid. Those legs are great… Excellent job.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#3 posted 10-16-2013 12:34 PM

Beautiful work my friend.
The design is very classy.

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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#4 posted 10-16-2013 12:49 PM

Outstanding design and craftsmanship—an evolution of the traditional desk to accomodate the expanding needs of a digital world! Congratulations on a job well done.

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

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#5 posted 10-16-2013 01:06 PM

wow, great looking desk. I like the massive looking coloumns and the arched rail and how that was repeated in the top.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#6 posted 10-16-2013 01:59 PM

holy crap – that’s awesome. well done man!

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#7 posted 10-16-2013 02:31 PM

That is one beautiful and hefty looking desk.

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

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#8 posted 10-16-2013 03:33 PM

I can certainly see why he commissioned more work! Beautiful!

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#9 posted 10-16-2013 03:35 PM

Incredible work. Love it.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#10 posted 10-16-2013 03:40 PM

Beautiful work. I like the size and scale of this piece.
Are you a fan of Kevin Rodel? It reminds me a little of his work.

Now you have to find a place for those Glasgow style inlays on version 1.0
I liked that concept sketch too.

Keep up the great work.

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

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#11 posted 10-16-2013 03:54 PM

This is a very nice design and you did a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#12 posted 10-16-2013 04:16 PM

what are those three rounded rectangles in the top? Are those decoration/panels, or are those something else? I can’t figure that out from here. Beautiful oak btw.

-- Douglas in Chicago - https://dcwwoodworks.com, and https://midwestwoodworkingschool.com

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#13 posted 10-16-2013 04:42 PM

Great work, I can see why they want you to build more.

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

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#14 posted 10-16-2013 04:52 PM

Douglas, they are removable inserts; client uses special electronics that go into those holes…

-- Have a blessed day! http://newmissionworkshop.com

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#15 posted 10-16-2013 04:58 PM

Interesting, do you have any picture of those removed, or what that looks like?

-- Douglas in Chicago - https://dcwwoodworks.com, and https://midwestwoodworkingschool.com

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