Nightstand/End table

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Project by boyneskibum posted 10-02-2009 11:18 PM 2333 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just completed two of these end tables (eventually they’ll be part of a bedroom set, but for now they are being used in the living room). They’re made out of mostly maple, with cherry edge trim and cherry drawer faces. I was originally going to use edge glued maple for the top, but given the fact that the humidity changes dramatically in my area, I decided to go with maple ply to help with wood movement. Finish is three coats clear shellac, followed by paste wax. Thanks for looking!

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#1 posted 10-02-2009 11:31 PM

very nice I have been thinking about making a very similar thing since seing a plan for a similar end table online. I love the look of cherry and maple together.

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#2 posted 10-03-2009 01:11 AM

Beautiful job!

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#3 posted 10-03-2009 02:05 AM

Beautiful nightstand/end table.

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#4 posted 10-03-2009 05:24 PM

Very nice and great wood choice too.


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