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Project by Timber4fun posted 12-16-2013 05:54 PM 5475 views 50 times favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Arts & Crafts Era inspired lamp. Quarter-sawn white oak. The finish includes a three step process of dye, stain, and poly. I added light fixture. A CFL or LED bulb keeps heat to a minimum.

-- Tim from Iowa City, IA





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Gary

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#1 posted 12-16-2013 06:25 PM

I like that one a lot, Tim Wish you would have included the dimensions

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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DaleMaley

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#2 posted 12-16-2013 07:08 PM

Nice Job!

My arts and crafts style reproduction lamp project is here.

thanks

-- Dale, Illinois, http://dalemaley.webs.com/

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BigRedKnothead

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#3 posted 12-16-2013 07:16 PM

Wonderful. And yes, the new bulbs make things easier.

-- "At the end of the day, try and make it beautiful....because the world is full of ugly." Konrad Sauer

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Timber4fun

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#4 posted 12-16-2013 07:25 PM

Gary—dimensions are roughly 13.5” high x 9.5” wide x 7” deep.

-- Tim from Iowa City, IA

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#5 posted 12-16-2013 07:30 PM

Cool looking lamp ,very nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#6 posted 12-16-2013 07:37 PM

Very nicely done—I like your design.

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

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Knothead62

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#7 posted 12-16-2013 09:16 PM

Nice. Very simple design but, at the same time, attractive. Thanks for sharing and the pix. Good idea on the low heat light bulb.

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CampD

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#8 posted 12-16-2013 10:16 PM

Fits the style perfectly, nicely done.

-- Doug...

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woodturner39

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#9 posted 12-16-2013 11:15 PM

Very nice, I like it.

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WoodJitsu

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#10 posted 12-17-2013 12:37 AM

Would you mind posting a photo of the bottom?

-- Family, Friends, Jiu Jitsu, Woodworking. Order varies daily!

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AandCstyle

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#11 posted 12-17-2013 01:11 AM

Tim, I added your lamp to my favorites. Thank you for sharing. :)

-- Art

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#12 posted 12-17-2013 01:40 AM

Great job

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BentheViking

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#13 posted 12-17-2013 01:44 AM

its like a mini door… is it all solid or did you build the panels like an actual door?

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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DeltaDaddy

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#14 posted 12-17-2013 03:25 AM

very cool

-- Take it apart to see how it works

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UncannyValleyWoods

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#15 posted 12-17-2013 04:51 AM

Looks kinda like the T.A.R.D.I.S. Nice job !

-- “If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs around their necks instead of crosses.” ― Lenny Bruce

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