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Real tree slab to desk

Sanding a slab of wood

Oct. 23, 2017 - Willem L. Middelkoop

Right next to the house were I was born there was this chestnut tree, sadly it died one and a half year ago. When it was taken down, my brother saved me a slab of wood. I intended to create something from it, a nice "do it yourself" adventure, worthy of a blog post!

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Drilling holes for wheels
Drilling holes for wheels
Multitool sawing
Multitool sawing
The chestnut slab wood on bench
The chestnut slab wood on bench
Result (design fully visible)
Result (design fully visible)
Sawing off rough edges
Sawing off rough edges
Testing the design concept
Testing the design concept

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