[rescue] IKEA "Jerker" desk instructions?

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Sun Feb 15 22:48:36 CST 2004

On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 07:52:26PM -0800, r.stricklin wrote:
> They do still sell the Jerker, but it's apparently been significantly 
> redesigned at least once. I have two and they're only vaguely like 
> Bill's photos. The top shelf on mine are much shallower and do not have 
> angle brackets to support them; the main surface is shaped differently; 
> and there are no pull-out anythings.

Yeah, I think what I have is the original version.  Actually has two "main"
shelves in addition to the primary desk surface.

> I was about to write and say I didn't see what was so complex that you 
> couldn't reassemble them without instructions. After looking at the 
> photos, though, I can see how there might be one or two small 
> questions.

I'm mainly concerned about using the right screws in the right

> Mine look like this (ca. Dec 2001... warning, dated tech!)
> http://www.typewritten.org/temp/jerker.jpeg

I think that's the second/current version, with the concave "dent" in
the main desk surface.


bill bradford
mrbill at mrbill.net
austin, texas

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