Padauk and cherry table

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Project by Louis posted 06-07-2014 10:49 PM 764 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my latest project, finished today. It’s a table destined to hide a dehumidifier, as you can see in the pictures. The sides are fuller in order to hide the dehumidifier, consisting of a lamination of Cherry and African Padauk. The top is padauk as is the drawer front.

More for looks than anything else, I added a small drawer to which I made the dovetails by hand (see the last picture). The handle of the drawer is in cherry as well and slightly beveled, to ease grasping it, and also slightly round in the front to have a recall of the curve at the bottom of the side legs.

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#1 posted 06-08-2014 12:42 AM

You’ve got a great wood combination wood going on plus a really unique design.

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#2 posted 06-08-2014 01:07 AM

A plus on this one. Super combination of wood, design, color and idea. I would be interested to see this piece in a few years as both woods will age beautifully .

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#3 posted 06-08-2014 05:57 AM

Very Nice Work. Well Done Louis!! Thanks For Sharing.


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#4 posted 06-08-2014 11:16 AM

Very nice table you did an excellent job in making it. Beautiful wood choices and finish, thanks for sharing.

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#5 posted 06-08-2014 11:38 AM

Thanks for the kind words :)

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