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I am planning on making this corner desk to have against my computer desk. All I have to build it are a handsaw, miter saw and that's really it. I plan to just cut things down to size. Do these plans seem sound? I am unsure about the screw/nail/glue situation. Also, for the top shelves, can I get by with 2x4 and 2x2 for the corner to allow for more shelf room?
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It looks heavy to me and like disassembly later may not be an option just some things you may want to consider.I made one some years ago for my son as a Christmas gift corner fit and can broken down into three pieces for transport.It's in my photos were as my son wanted a clean top(no more shelves) you are looking in that direction.Your plans show some dados for shelving I think with your limited tools drilling holes and some shelf holders from a big box or your local hardware store is more suitable.just some thoughts. Kevin
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