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Martina

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Martina's Workshop Martina's Workshop  


, TX 77375
United States

Here is my first table ever! I have a small space and only one wall that i could put the TV on, but in my apartments, I cant hang the tv on the wall – so I went looking for a table to fit after 2 months of looking – I finally went to “L” and found everything that i would need, and started building. I used a hand saw, small 12vt screwdriver, hamer, nails, wood glue, chisel set, and sander. I am still looking for the Mosaic Tile for the top.

-- Martina, Houston, TX


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lew

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#1 posted 07-28-2009 09:31 PM

Very Nice !

Looks like it was designed for just this purpose.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Martina

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#2 posted 07-28-2009 09:38 PM

Thanks! I am trying!

-- Martina, Houston, TX

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#3 posted 07-29-2009 11:20 AM

Hey Martina,
Looks better than a store bought unit…..well done.

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pommy

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#4 posted 07-29-2009 11:24 AM

wow thats very cool to make that table with very little knowledge and no workshop i think you should be very very proud nice job

Andy

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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Chris Wright

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#5 posted 08-13-2009 10:05 PM

Great little table. An idea for the tiles, you can hit garage sales or flea markets and try to find colors of cheap ceramic dinner plates or bowls and break them up and use the pieces as tiles. Also, both great places where you can score nice hand tools for cheap (some times).

-- "At its best, life is completely unpredictable." - Christopher Walken

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SCOTSMAN

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#6 posted 08-13-2009 10:09 PM

LOOKING VERY GOOD Keep going dear lady you obviously have courage and determination so go for it girl.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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bigike

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#7 posted 01-17-2010 04:31 AM

good job on tha table, how deep are u planning on getting into woodworking?

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 01-17-2010 04:50 AM

Looks good
,since it has so much weight on thin legs I was wondering how the legs are joined to the table?

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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