Copyright (c) 2015 en-us Fine Woodworking - "Bent-lamination" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Bent-lamination" tag posts Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:18:00 -0500 Fine Woodworking - "Bent-lamination" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Bent-lamination" tag posts <![CDATA[Teak Dest]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 18:19:56 -0500 Teak Dest Posted by Thirstypeanut
This desk was partially inspired by the amazing plank of teak that went into making it. I wanted to showcase the amazingly straight and even grain. The drawer stack on the left has a bow to the front... ]]>
<![CDATA[Woodwork On a Car? This Studebaker Fastback Has Jaw-Dropping Wood Grain]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:57:52 -0500 Woodwork On a Car? This Studebaker Fastback Has Jaw-Dropping Wood Grain Posted by Ben_Blackmar
A bygone concept car from 1951 is made a reality... with compound joinery, sapele, quilted maple, and a showstopping finish ]]>
<![CDATA[Would You Drive a Wooden Scooter?]]> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 15:36:06 -0500 Would You Drive a Wooden Scooter? Posted by Ben_Blackmar
Carlos Alberto built a complete working scooter from wood that's completely over the top ]]>
<![CDATA[Pair of oak cabinets]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 01:58:30 -0500 Pair of oak cabinets Posted by simon king
The design of these cabinets references the typical TG&V panels found in colonial houses in New Zealand and the colours of Maori waka and buildings. The cabinets have two surfaces for bedside lamp... ]]>
<![CDATA[Aaron Burr desk]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:49:59 -0500 Aaron Burr desk Posted by BKwoodworking
the clients son designed the desk plans. The cherry wood came from the family's land. The desk was stained and varnished to match existing furniture. Based on the Aaron Burr patent desk antique. I... ]]>
<![CDATA[Sagamore Lawn Chair]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:32:54 -0500 Sagamore Lawn Chair Posted by unclespud
The sides and crest rail are laminations of 1/10 inch thick strips.  Three laminations are then joined to form a single side.  Crossmembers are solid wood, and the slats are solid wood that is... ]]>
<![CDATA[Display Case]]> Sat, 10 Jan 2015 16:45:03 -0500 Display Case Posted by OwenN
This is a project that started off as a small display case.  (The person thought it would be about a 2'x1'x6"). As you could possibly tell my imagination went on overdrive.  This was milled from 2... ]]>
<![CDATA[Birds of the Bible]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 09:39:40 -0500 Birds of the Bible Posted by mmcclung
This is a gilded frame and base for my wife's painting "Birds of the Bible" which depicts the 33 different birds mentioned in the bible. The mural is over 9' wide X 8' tall in 10 sections within 3... ]]>
<![CDATA[Omforter Mahogany chair]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:15:31 -0500 Omforter Mahogany chair Posted by Thirstypeanut
Cold formed lamination for seat, doweled onto sides. Made of African mahogany. ]]>
<![CDATA[Myrtle Corner Cabinet]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:02:17 -0500 Myrtle Corner Cabinet Posted by Olymoly
My Myrtle Corner Cabinet is made of solid Myrtle, except for the curved doors and drawers fronts. They are laminated bendable plywood fully veneered with Myrtle Burl. I built up the laminations and... ]]>
<![CDATA[Lauren's Chest]]> Sun, 09 Nov 2014 19:55:00 -0500 Lauren's Chest Posted by McDonald
The chest was desgined by the author and completed in 2012. ]]>
<![CDATA[Office/library bookshelves]]> Sat, 08 Nov 2014 12:54:56 -0500 Office/library bookshelves Posted by MartyVW
I designed and built in these libary bookshelves in my home office in our new home. The shelves are 3/4 " cherry veneer MDF. The trim is walnut, with occasional maple inset and routed column grooves... ]]>
<![CDATA[Bent curio cabinet]]> Sat, 01 Nov 2014 07:34:53 -0500 Bent curio cabinet Posted by noahhl
This curio display cabinet was vaguely inspired by the form of arched railroad bridges (imagine a train cruising along the top of it). The top is made from walnut, both solid and veneered bent... ]]>
<![CDATA[Moser-style arm chairs]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 13:46:52 -0500 Moser-style arm chairs Posted by Shedshopmike
Moser "Eastward" style dining chairs. Walnut & oak. Through-wedged & blind mortises, steam-bent crest, laminated knee braces. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pair of Side Tables in Brass, Cherry, and Letterwood]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:57:13 -0500 Pair of Side Tables in Brass, Cherry, and Letterwood Posted by geredwilliams
Brass inlay. Curved aprons and drawer fronts. Half-blind dovetails. Antiqued Cherry, Letterwood, Eucalyptus, and Brass. Commission for a family in D.C Finished with shellac and a bit of polyurethane... ]]>
<![CDATA[BABY GRAND]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:41:14 -0500 BABY GRAND Posted by skex
A smal BABY GRAND 12"w x10 1/2" d x4" h with a full keyboard of 88 induvidual keys . Made from baltic birch and laminated shop cut walnut veneer with maple accents . ]]>
<![CDATA[Mesquite & Cherry Sofa Table]]> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 20:24:18 -0500 Mesquite & Cherry Sofa Table Posted by TAW6
A commissioned mesquite and cherry sofa table built around a 72" Mesquite slab accented with turquoise and copper inlay and secured with functional mahogany bowties. The contrasting natural cherry... ]]>
<![CDATA[Quarter Circle]]> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:20:24 -0500 Quarter Circle Posted by Andykiwi
This hall table was a commissioned piece after the people had seen a similar table I had built which was only 48 inches in length. This piece is 60 inches in length and 13 inches deep, standing 30... ]]>
<![CDATA[Metro Morris Chair]]> Sat, 28 Jun 2014 07:38:36 -0500 Metro Morris Chair Posted by sbndominic
I saw this chair in the Stickley catalog and just had to give it a try. I worked from the catalog photo and measurements taken from a traditional Morris Chair. Chair is made of Walnut and Cherry with... ]]>
<![CDATA[Chess Table, Queen Style Base]]> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 11:34:34 -0500 Chess Table, Queen Style Base Posted by DennisZongker
This is a table that I made 15 years ago for a designer here locally. The table was designed to have their last name initial "W" cut into the two sides of the table top in opposing woods. I cut all... ]]>