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Night stands continued

I’m making progress!  I have both of them dry fit and have been working on the legs. I have one set complete but need more steel so the second set will have to wait.

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Night stands

My daughter is moving to Texas at the end of October and she’s been wanting me to build her two night stands. I guess it’s time to make that happen before she moves!  These are going to be an interesting build. I started by mocking up the angles to help…

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Lamps

The latest lamps are coming along. They are ready for some final sanding and then on to finishing! on the left, African mahogany and on the right, quarter sawn white oak.

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Jigs!

Been putting most of my time into building jigs to ease the lamp build. I’m going to do a small production run of them and because there are so many different set ups required to make the various parts I decided that building the jigs would be easier in the…

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Craftsman lamp!

Well the lamp is finished. I’m a little upset that the shade and the body are so different in color. I wasn’t real obvious until I put finish on it! I had planned on keeping this one anyways so I’ll live with it! I’m in the process of building 2…

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Craftsman style lamp continued….

Still plugging away on the lamp. I’ve got the glass fitted to the shade and it’s now ready for final assembly and then on to finishing. The base is needing it’s final sanding as well. Hopefully the electrical parts will show up this week and I can get those installed…

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Craftsman style lamp

On to the next one! Working on a Craftsman style lamp this time. Spent a lot of time head scratching on the angles for the shade. With the shade figured out it was on to the base and more compound miter cuts and some more head scratching! But it now…

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Hall table completed!

I finally got around to getting my latest hall table wrapped up. I need to get some better pictures but that will have to wait for now. This one is made of mesquite and steel. I made the pulls for the drawers from the same hammered tubing I used for…

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Latest table build.

The table is coming along. I got the drawers fit and worked on the pulls today. I made the pulls from the same hammered square tube I used for the stretchers. I still need to clean them up and paint them but they look pretty sweet.

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