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Blog entry by Stevinmarin posted 447 days ago 2016 reads 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this floor lamp with cherry wood and steel conduit.

For more information see my web site.

-- Entertainment for mere mortal woodworkers. http://www.WoodworkingForMereMortals.com



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Marpintero

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#1 posted 447 days ago

¡”Brilliant” Steve! Thanks for the inspiration, I see a light at the end of the tunnel of ideas.

-- Our lives are marked and bound together by concentric rings. Martín - Argentina

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Joe Lyddon

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#2 posted 447 days ago

Yes!

Nice lamp…

Thank you for the inspiration… COOL…

Nice to see a circle jig for the Table Saw for a change… COOL way of doing it.. & with a quality blade, that edge will be super smooth!

Nice video too… Oh… OK… Oh… OK… LOL

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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BTimmons

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#3 posted 447 days ago

One thing that I like about your videos is that the little mistakes don’t get edited out. Instead you use the fixes to those mistakes as a teachable moment, like the badly fitting dado joints being shimmed up with the iron on banding.

Good stuff as always.

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

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DAC

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#4 posted 447 days ago

thank yoiu for how to make a round disk with a table saw idea. I am now going to have to try that. Cool lamp and love the music OK.

-- Wood is a zen like experiance.

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majuvla

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#5 posted 447 days ago

Very astonish lamp Stevin. I very much thank you for your educating videos instead just posting photos of finished project.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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JJohnston

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#6 posted 447 days ago

Did you do any experimenting to find out what happened with the dados? You may not have changed anything (consciously/deliberately), but something must surely have been different.

-- "Sorry I'm late. Somebody tampered with my brakes." "You should have been early, then."

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Sergio

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#7 posted 447 days ago

Some other videos are boring but yours are short, right to the point and funny. Thank you and congrats.

-- - Greetings from Brazil - --

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 447 days ago

Stevin, this is a real nice project and I like the design. It’s also very well presented with your professional video.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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hjt

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#9 posted 447 days ago

Been watching your stuff for about a year or better – must agree with Sergio – you have great video’s, plus you know wood working. I’ve never seen anyone cut a circle with a table saw – superb!

-- Harold

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wooded

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#10 posted 446 days ago

Table saw = pi r sq ?................;-J

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo. jdelong264@msn.com

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Roger

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#11 posted 445 days ago

Nice build Steve. I like your design

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#12 posted 442 days ago

Love the Cherry, and the leg design.

Just one thing – I would add a knot in the wiring, called and Underwriters or “UL” knot – for strain relief in lamp cord.

-- "If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves." Edison

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