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Project by pottz posted 05-26-2019 11:55 PM 829 views 1 time favorited 33 comments Add to Favorites Watch

wall mounted nightstand the 3rd bedroom piece that goes with the dressehamptainer and bed i last posted.this one is also made from cherry and ambrosia maple.the drawers are solld cherry with half blind dovetails,and soft close glides.the drawer fronts are a 1/4” veneer of the maple and 1/2” of cherry.the handles are the same as the desser unit,rockler handles with maple burl.the size is 32”l x 15”w x 17”h.drawers are 12” deep.the finish is my standard maloof formula,3 coats with a wax finish.mounted to the wall with a french cleat.
here are a few build pics.



-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.





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anthm27

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#1 posted 05-27-2019 12:14 AM

Lovey work and great design so as the door to the room opens nicely.
Lots of techniques going into that one project.
Very very Nice.
Regards
Anthony

-- There is no hope for any of us if we keep apologizing for telling the truth.

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pottz

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#2 posted 05-27-2019 12:20 AM



Lovey work and great design so as the door to the room opens nicely.
Lots of techniques going into that one project.
Very very Nice.
Regards
Anthony

- anthm27


thanks buddy swmbo is very happy that the set is now complete.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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mahdee

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#3 posted 05-27-2019 12:24 AM

Oh wow Larry. One beautiful work and perfectly executed. I have been hesitant to put those drawer gliders in my projects but I am convinced I need to change my mind. One beautiful bed room to come to rest in with all those other beauties you have put in there.

-- earthartandfoods.com

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woodshaver Tony C

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#4 posted 05-27-2019 12:51 AM

More great work from my buddy Pottz! Your drawers are so nice and built to last and last with those half blind dovetails and I really like the floating look.

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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Jerry

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#5 posted 05-27-2019 12:56 AM

It’s really beautiful!

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://www.geraldlhunsucker.com/

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pottz

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#6 posted 05-27-2019 01:17 AM



Oh wow Larry. One beautiful work and perfectly executed. I have been hesitant to put those drawer gliders in my projects but I am convinced I need to change my mind. One beautiful bed room to come to rest in with all those other beauties you have put in there.

- mahdee


thanks my friend,the glides are the way to go,i know some dont like the look but they make the drawers so smooth,and you can go undermount but i always use these.thanks for the comment.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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pottz

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#7 posted 05-27-2019 01:19 AM



More great work from my buddy Pottz! Your drawers are so nice and built to last and last with those half blind dovetails and I really like the floating look.

- woodshaver Tony C


thanks buddy always love hearing from my friends.yeah thats built to last our lifetime.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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pottz

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#8 posted 05-27-2019 01:20 AM



It s really beautiful!

- Jerry


thanks jer i appreciate the comments,especially from people with your skills.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#9 posted 05-27-2019 01:38 AM

Nice work Pottz. Congrats on the Top 3!

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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pottz

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#10 posted 05-27-2019 01:41 AM



Nice work Pottz. Congrats on the Top 3!

- TopamaxSurvivor


thanks bob I appreciate the feedback buddy.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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Boxguy

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#11 posted 05-27-2019 02:43 AM

Potts, what a great design. I like the floating look. It is special when you make a great piece that will fit just right in just one spot. This is a perfect look in a perfect location. Congratulations.

-- Big Al in IN

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pottz

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#12 posted 05-27-2019 02:46 AM



Potts, what a great design. I like the floating look. It is special when you make a great piece that will fit just right in just one spot. This is a perfect look in a perfect location. Congratulations.

- Boxguy


thanks big al I love the comments from those I admire the most.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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Grumpy

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#13 posted 05-27-2019 04:48 AM

Great job Pottz & a well deserved top 3 award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Ivan

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#14 posted 05-27-2019 05:24 AM

I like the floating concept. Cut corner design looks very attractive

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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BuckeyeDennis

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#15 posted 05-27-2019 11:42 AM

That’s a beautiful piece, Larry! What makes it a standout to my eye are the deep roundovers that you put on the frame after assembling it. They give it a real custom look — reminiscent of a Maloof design.

-- Dennis 'We are all faced with a series of great opportunities, brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.' Charles Swindoll

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