Counter Mirror

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Project by choppertoo posted 05-09-2011 12:37 AM 1905 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I saw one similar to this in an optical shop. I liked it so decided to make one.

Not sure what the main wood is as I reclaimed it from a couch left behind in one of our rentals. I have a hard time throwing away anything with quantities of usable wood. I knock it apart, stack it in the wood pile until a project like this comes about. The accent is Zebra wood left over from a project my son did last year. I’m sure the mirror is something I had laying around as well.

In stead of doweling or screwing the upright support from below I did a small sliding dovetail. Finish is oil & wax.

-- The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that our aim is too low and we reach it.. Michelangelo

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#1 posted 05-09-2011 02:08 PM

That’s cool. I really love how simple and clean the design is.

-- Doug

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#2 posted 05-10-2011 04:33 AM

Nicely done!

-- Peter, Central VA

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