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Project by Jeff Waggoner posted 05-15-2014 10:00 PM 2178 views 15 times favorited 32 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This Jalen’s third project. He is 16 years old.

He made a Blacker House Arm Chair at 14 years old. and a Maloof Inspired Low Back Chair at 15 years old.

This game table was designed by Darrel Peart using the Gamble House table for inspiration. I contacted Darrel and asked if he would allow Jalen to build a table from this design. He said that would be fine and if he would credit him for the design he would send me his plans. This things you like about this table are from Darrell the things you don’t are changes we made.

All Total he has about 215 hrs. in this project.



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-- Jeff Waggoner, http://www.planeoldwood.com https://www.facebook.com/pages/Plane-Old-Wood/170375656316338





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Phil277

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#1 posted 05-15-2014 10:10 PM

Excellent work – a rising woodworking star.

Phil

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vanzemaljac

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#2 posted 05-15-2014 10:26 PM

Nice design, perfect work, great job …

-- Lathe and my imagination will do everything to realize my dreams...Vanzemaljac

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Scott Oldre

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#3 posted 05-15-2014 11:19 PM

stunning table for sure. Definitely heirloom quality that I’m sure will be treasured for by generations.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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iamcliff

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#4 posted 05-15-2014 11:43 PM

Looks stinking awesome.

-- Chris, http://www.youtube.com/CMRwoodworks , FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/cmrwoodworks1 , Proverbs 16:9

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#5 posted 05-16-2014 12:11 AM

Man that is a beautiful G&G table! This kid definitely has a bright future as a furniture maker!

-- Dean

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Dave

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#6 posted 05-16-2014 01:05 AM

awesome work!

-- "I'm not afraid of heights. I'm afraid of widths." - Steven Wright

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#7 posted 05-16-2014 01:09 AM

That is a beautiful gaming table and excellent craftsmanship.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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Gshepherd

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#8 posted 05-16-2014 01:25 AM

Superb Craftsmanship….... Keep them coming…..

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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Jeff Waggoner

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#9 posted 05-16-2014 01:28 AM

Thanks everyone. It has been fun to see him grow the last three years both physically and as a woodworker. This summer he is going to start taking some classes at the Marc Adams School of Woodworking. I will be fun to see what he can do with some professional training.

-- Jeff Waggoner, http://www.planeoldwood.com https://www.facebook.com/pages/Plane-Old-Wood/170375656316338

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#10 posted 05-16-2014 03:02 AM

Wow… That is awesome!

-- Brian, Omaha, NE... So many projects, so little time!

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oldrivers

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#11 posted 05-16-2014 03:04 AM

Outstanding!!

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#12 posted 05-16-2014 11:13 AM

danged impressive!

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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aussiedave

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#13 posted 05-16-2014 12:01 PM

WOW!! What an amazing talent and at 16 that is awesome…what amazing future Jalen has ahead of him.
Awesome work Jalen don’t stop striving to improve and having said that, I am not sure there is any room for improvement….just amazing.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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Mainiac Matt

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#14 posted 05-16-2014 12:48 PM

Very impressive !!!!

I love to see young people accomplishing big things.

Looks like you’ve got quite the woodworking family. You must be very proud.

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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david38

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#15 posted 05-16-2014 01:19 PM

looks great

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