Lap Desk - Scout Merit Badge

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Forum topic by map posted 12-02-2009 05:38 AM 2473 views 1 time favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-02-2009 05:38 AM

My grandson is comming for Christmas and we want to make a lap desk to meet his scout merit badge requirements. Does anyone have a suggested plan?



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#1 posted 12-02-2009 07:36 AM

Try this. You can allways extend the top over your lap farther.

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#2 posted 12-02-2009 05:58 PM

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#3 posted 12-03-2009 02:18 AM


Thanks, that won’t work for the kid, but it might for me!


Thanks as well! These give me some great ideas. The Merit Badge requires mortised hindges and Pops (thats this kid for Grandpa) requires dovetails. He’ll be here for a week and I have lots of wood!


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#4 posted 12-06-2009 04:27 AM

Looking forward to pictures of the process and final project.

-- Cameron

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