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Project by Tyler posted 170 days ago 1504 views 4 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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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 170 days ago

Excellent job.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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recycle1943

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#2 posted 170 days ago

geeeezzzz that’s nice

-- Dick, Ohio

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dshute

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#3 posted 169 days ago

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 169 days ago

Very nice work.

-- Beware the lollipop of mediocrity, lick it once and you suck forever.

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bugz

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#5 posted 169 days ago

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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tillyman88

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#6 posted 169 days ago

Beautiful work and amazing wood grain work!

-- tillotsonwoodworks@outlook.com

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Baremeg55

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#7 posted 169 days ago

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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AJE

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#8 posted 169 days ago

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

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gsimon

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#9 posted 169 days ago

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 169 days ago

Looks nice!

-- If you can dream it, I can do it!

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rdjack21

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#11 posted 169 days ago

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

-- --- Richard Jackson

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Mainiac Matt

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#12 posted 169 days ago

Very nice looking piece

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

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#13 posted 169 days ago

I like this a lot

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GRegghead

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#14 posted 169 days ago

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

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cutworm

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#15 posted 169 days ago

Nice work!

-- Steve - "Never Give Up"

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