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Trying to find a reference for different parts of a desk

by Woodbutchery
posted 02-14-2018 03:19 AM


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#1 posted 02-20-2018 02:57 PM

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#2 posted 02-22-2018 04:41 AM

While a nice plan, it’s not what I’m looking for.

Which may not exist.

Or it may be for standing desks and I just didn’t know it.

Basically desktop <check> aprons<check> drawers<check> legs<check> bottom rails<check> feet (optional)<check>

I have seen desks that had a board running from side rail to side rail along the back half of the rail, often done with a through tenon. Just trying to find the name of that piece.

-- Making scrap with zen-like precision - Woodbutchery

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#3 posted 02-22-2018 02:10 PM

Generally in all furniture, stiles are verticals and rails are horizontals.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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