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Blog entry by Dan'um Style posted 2513 days ago 1616 reads 0 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We relocated from Memphis to McMinnville Tennessee and I made several trips back and fourth on the weekends. Beautiful bridge in a rural area south of Nashville on highway 96

Invision table as fiddleback anigre and wenge. 72×36 29 inches high. Seating 8.

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Buckskin

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#1 posted 2513 days ago

That is one heck of a bridge and a table to match. Great work!

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Bob Babcock

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#2 posted 2513 days ago

Very, very nice Dan. I’ve been waiting to see it. well done.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org

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David

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#3 posted 2513 days ago

Dan -

Great story, table and SketchUp work!

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mot

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#4 posted 2513 days ago

Very clean! That takes into account a lot, if not all of the structural details necessary for that table as well. Really great, Dan!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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Brad_Nailor

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#5 posted 2513 days ago

Nice work Dan! Cool design and nice model! Great level of detail ….including all your support structure.

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#6 posted 2513 days ago

Really grand, Dan. Good match.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 2513 days ago

wow Dan;

Quite impressive!

Lee

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#8 posted 2512 days ago

It looks like it could fly!

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scottb

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#9 posted 2512 days ago

and walk around too!

This is one that I’d like to see get made. Very nice.

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#10 posted 2512 days ago

Dan. A great set of photos. and a fantastic table. When are you starting to build it?

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Gary

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#11 posted 2512 days ago

I like your table design, but I really like that bridge! Now you’ve made me want to make a trip just so I can go across it and look at it in real life.

-- Gary, Florida. http://www.penturners.org/forum/f70/servicepens-2014-a-111967/

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Dan'um Style

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#12 posted 2512 days ago

The bridge is truely awesome up close. What is a real thrill is driving under it.

Our cross country short-cut …. Memphis to McMinnville, ... drove us under the bridge. a real treat !

Google “natchez trace parkway bridge” it has won many awards for it’s beautiful design.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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CanadianWoodChuck

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#13 posted 2511 days ago

Dan
Great job on design and your use of Sketchup. Are you going to try and build it?
Bruce
Canadian Wood Chuck

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RobH

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#14 posted 2511 days ago

Dan,

That is a really cool design. I grew up in Gallatin, TN. I have seen the bridge once. Interesting design, but I always thought it looked out of place where it was. It was like you are driving down the road in the country, come around a corner and there is that bridge.

As for the table, keep us updated on the progress. I really love the design and cannot wait to see it in real wood.

I will have to stop by and see you the next time the family and I are going through McMinnville. We regularly take that route going from Cookeville to Pulaski.

Have fun building the table.

-- -- Rob Hix, King George, VA

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Dan'um Style

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#15 posted 2511 days ago

Hello Rob
We are nomads. I no longer live in McMinnville. We relocated again about 3 years ago. This time to Middletown, Ohio.
Regards
DAN

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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