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Project by Dexter1 posted 01-25-2014 12:03 AM 1321 views 1 time favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut Secretary Desk with crotch lid, door and drawer fronts.

-- Rex, Bellefonte, PA

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#1 posted 01-25-2014 12:57 AM

Beautiful Secretary desk, an excellent show piece of your woodworking craftsmanship…Awesome job Dexter.
Thanks for sharing.

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

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#2 posted 01-25-2014 02:32 AM

Fantastic beautiful secretary. Do you have any pictures of the build?, any details on the finish? I really like the crotch arrangement you designed.
Welcome to Lumberjocks.

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#3 posted 01-25-2014 02:43 AM

Gorgeous! Classic design, well executed. Nice work, Dexter!

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#4 posted 01-25-2014 03:14 AM

Dexter, absolute beautiful build. Would love to see more pictures. Welcome to LJs and thanks for posting such as beautiful piece.

-- Steve, South Carolina,

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#5 posted 01-25-2014 03:16 AM


She’s a real beauty! Sure would like to see more photos.


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#7 posted 01-25-2014 04:26 AM

Heirloom! Will be loved for centuries.

-- DJ Peck, Lincoln Nebraska. Lord, keep your arm around my shoulder and your hand over my mouth.

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#8 posted 01-25-2014 04:54 AM

Beautiful, classic piece. How about more photos?

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#9 posted 01-25-2014 10:57 AM

Major project, great job. It is beautiful.

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#10 posted 01-25-2014 01:15 PM

Ditto to all the above, incredible talent on display. Nice work, would love build narrative and more pics as well. Welcome!

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#11 posted 01-25-2014 02:37 PM

Great work. Something to aspire to

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#12 posted 01-25-2014 04:30 PM

Welcome to LJs
This is one fine looking secretary ,you did a masterful job in making ,outstanding and beautiful.

-- Custom furniture

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#13 posted 01-25-2014 05:57 PM

Very nice.

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#14 posted 01-25-2014 08:04 PM

Very nice work.

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#15 posted 01-25-2014 09:35 PM

beautiful work.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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