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Project by Cokeley posted 05-07-2014 03:31 AM 1709 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Scrap maple from my dining table project… This is the dry fit and glue up… Hand chiseled butterfly tenons straight through 1.75”... Not perfect, but definitely pretty… Will finish with the same waterlox tung oil I used on the table…

Anyone have any good suggestions for high-end glides?

-- The seeds of doubt need neither sun nor water to flourish, but if they do, cut'em down and make a bench out of 'em.





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CSlabon

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#1 posted 05-07-2014 04:19 AM

Nice bench!

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#2 posted 05-07-2014 05:46 AM

That’s cool!

-- Rev 22:21

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#3 posted 05-07-2014 11:50 AM

Nice!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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ratchet

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#4 posted 05-07-2014 05:45 PM

Nicely done. I favor the rod/nut ends on it.

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#5 posted 05-07-2014 06:40 PM

looks good

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#6 posted 05-08-2014 12:17 AM

If I had a bench like that, I’d definitely take a rest! Great looking bench!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#7 posted 05-08-2014 05:55 AM

Very Nice Indeed! Thanks For Posting!

-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#8 posted 05-08-2014 08:03 AM

That is really cool. Welcome to LJ’s

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#9 posted 06-03-2014 07:10 PM

Great bench, and a very interesting design. Well done.

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