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Project by Tyler posted 03-15-2014 07:02 PM 1893 views 7 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a desk that took me way too long to build. Its the biggest piece of furniture I’ve made so far. I started with a picture from the internet that my wife found and tried my best to figure out the dimensions. I made a few mistakes to say the least and had some opportunities to practice ways of “hiding” them. Good learning experience.





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#1 posted 03-15-2014 08:11 PM

Excellent job.

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

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#2 posted 03-15-2014 08:45 PM

geeeezzzz that’s nice

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio

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#3 posted 03-15-2014 10:11 PM

Looks like you did a lot of things right. Continuous grain through series of drawers is something many people don’t take the time to do, you did good.

-- dshute, Warsaw, New York

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#4 posted 03-15-2014 10:21 PM

Very nice work.

-- I dream of a world where a chicken can cross the road without having their motives questioned.

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#5 posted 03-15-2014 10:38 PM

Very nice work, sure looks great.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#6 posted 03-15-2014 10:57 PM

Beautiful work and amazing wood grain work!

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#7 posted 03-15-2014 11:08 PM

Very nice job Tyler!!! You DO KNOW you don’t have to point out the mistakes to family and friends, don’t cha? :)

Your wife better give you a bunch of attaboys!!!

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#8 posted 03-15-2014 11:08 PM

Love the desk. The top boards are beautiful, I just love walnut!

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#9 posted 03-15-2014 11:13 PM

love the desk! I’m making one now and i hope it turns out half as good

-- Greg Simon

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Philip

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#10 posted 03-16-2014 12:53 AM

Looks nice!

-- I never finish anyth

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#11 posted 03-16-2014 02:13 AM

Wow love that wallnut! Nice desk I’m sure it will last you many years.

-- --- Richard Jackson

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#12 posted 03-16-2014 03:31 AM

Very nice looking piece

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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#13 posted 03-16-2014 04:37 AM

I like this a lot

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#14 posted 03-16-2014 06:26 AM

What mistakes? Love the grain match on the drawers, great job!

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#15 posted 03-16-2014 12:19 PM

Nice work!

-- Steve - "Never Give Up"

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