rustic bench

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Project by Andrek posted 11-21-2014 12:02 PM 1355 views 4 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

HI there !!!

A very good friend asked me for a bench with a rustic look, room for at least 4 baby ducks, and since I had the choice of wood this is what I came up with.

It is five feet long, made from tiger maple, african padauk for the top and cherry to support all the happy group.

I have to admit that I took inspiration within this group here.

-- andrek

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#1 posted 11-21-2014 01:56 PM

Mighty fine bench!

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#2 posted 11-21-2014 02:33 PM

Love the bench. My only criticism is that it is so nice, I wouldn’t want to do any work on it for fear of damaging it. Nice job!

-- -- I don't learn anything if you only give praise.... but that's nice too :)

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#3 posted 11-21-2014 05:49 PM

I’d say you over delivered on that one.

-- It always seems impossible until it's done - Nelson Mandela

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#4 posted 11-21-2014 11:40 PM

Well done love Paduak. I’m sure they Love it.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 11-22-2014 04:11 AM

Very nice Project Andrek. Well done. Thanks for posting.


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

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#6 posted 11-22-2014 04:32 AM

Very cool looking bench. Wish it was for me. Well done.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#7 posted 11-30-2014 04:07 AM

Rustic look? Hmmm. Well the design is rustic enough but the craftsmanship is sure not. Wonderful bench. Bet my daughter-in-law could use one a lot like it. Thanks for the inspiration.

-- Noel

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