Tag Archives: Slant Front Desk

Home Sweet Home

We’ve been really busy in the shop today and working on the newsletter so we didn’t get the usual blog going but wanted to share some photos with you on the Step Back and Slant Front Desk you’ve been watching … Continue reading

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A GOOD Friday

The Step Back and Slant Front Desk are being picked up today. There are more photos at the end of the blog. In six months, when all this cherry “darkens” and mellow together, they will be even nicer. Even oil … Continue reading

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ACE is Expecting…..

his chisels to get home any day. We will let him be the judge if they are sharp. Now….Ace’s chisels had uh-well been sharpened at a time or 20 and while I have a bevel gauge, I wasn’t quite sure … Continue reading

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A Hardware Thing

Now this is just my personal preference and perhaps some food for thought for you as well. Most guys (gals) when locating their drawer puls drill the center of the drawer (vertical). I don’t, especially with bails and pulls as … Continue reading

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Sharpening

Out on the forum our beloved AceHoleInOne saw a post I made on the forum about sharpening chisels or plane irons or something, and someone had asked what you do if you can’t get them sharp. I said “send them … Continue reading

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Hidden Compartments – Slant Front Desk

I wrapped up the pigeon holes with exception of the hinges on the door and the lock. I will need to turn the column for the small vertical drawers on left and right of the door, typically called “stamp drawers” … Continue reading

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Step Back

Okay, yesterday I got the case standing and fitted, so now it’s on to the face frames and doors. Here’s a shot of the material I got at Willow Run, very nice. I’m going to do the face frames using … Continue reading

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