Egyptian Style Dresser

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Project by Randy Moseley posted 12-28-2008 03:13 AM 4854 views 7 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is oak and walnut. Style was copied from David Marks’ show Woodworks on DIY channel. This one was silent auctioned for charity.

-- Randy, DeKalb, Illinois

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#1 posted 12-28-2008 03:54 AM

Incredible work! Is that red oak or white oak? I can’t see the grain well enough in the photo to tell. I would not have thought of combining those two, but the contrast is great. I will consider that pairing the future. Thanks for sharing.

-- mhawkins2 - why does my wife keep parking her car in my shop :)?

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Randy Moseley

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#2 posted 12-28-2008 04:00 AM

It is red oak. The top and side panels are red oak 3/4 plywood with solid wood edges.

-- Randy, DeKalb, Illinois

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#3 posted 12-28-2008 05:26 AM

Beautiful piece!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#4 posted 12-28-2008 05:44 AM


-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#5 posted 12-28-2008 06:12 AM

Great piece Randal. What did it bring?

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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Randy Moseley

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#6 posted 12-28-2008 06:28 AM

The auction brought $350. To a good cause, so I’m very happy about it.

-- Randy, DeKalb, Illinois

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#7 posted 12-28-2008 06:32 AM

I remember that show! Great job!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Bob A in NJ

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#8 posted 12-28-2008 07:46 AM

Wow, you did this project justice for sure, nice work!


-- Bob A in NJ

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#9 posted 12-28-2008 01:00 PM

Nice job! I really like the lines on this piece.

-- "Find out what you cannot do and then go do it!"

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#10 posted 12-28-2008 01:53 PM

Wow…Great job…looks great

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#11 posted 12-28-2008 07:31 PM

There is some great craftsmanship in this piece, well done!

You are killing me with only one picture! Any progress photos or other angles to add?

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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Randy Moseley

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#12 posted 12-28-2008 08:52 PM

Sorry, I only had this one picture before it was auctioned off.

-- Randy, DeKalb, Illinois

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#13 posted 12-29-2008 05:40 AM

I have those two episodes taped!! You did a great job!! Nice dresser!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#14 posted 12-30-2008 04:43 AM

very nice, looks like it came together for you

-- Allegheny Woodshop

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#15 posted 12-30-2008 07:56 PM

Very nice, I saw that episode and you did David proud…excellent choice of woods and outstanding craftsmanship.

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA

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