Granadillo End Table with Waterfall Leg

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Project by Russell Eck posted 11-23-2014 09:38 PM 7408 views 13 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Granadillo end table I just finished with a continuous “waterfall” leg on one end. I hand made the complimentary steel U-leg out of some scrap metal I had and welded it up. Table is finished with Tried and True oil, sealcoat shellac, General Finishes HP water based poly, and finally a thin coat of wax on top.

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#1 posted 11-23-2014 11:30 PM

Vary cool..

-- Rick

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#2 posted 11-23-2014 11:55 PM

That’s really nice,how are the waterfall ends joined together?

-- "The secret of getting ahead is getting started" Mark Twain

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#3 posted 11-24-2014 12:55 AM

Wow, never seen live-edged granadillo before. Very nice work.

-- Allen, Colorado (Instagram @bobasaurus_woodworking)

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#4 posted 11-24-2014 01:53 AM

Great to see people proficient at welding and wood working. Both really nice pieces.

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#5 posted 11-24-2014 02:35 AM

I absolutely love that piece. Beautiful job. Thanks a million for sharing it.

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

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#6 posted 11-24-2014 02:53 AM

Beautiful table thank you for posting.

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#7 posted 11-24-2014 03:19 AM

Thank you for all the kind words everyone! The joint is a 45 degree beveled joint which is secured with dominoes. I definitely cant afford the Festool Domino but lucky for me we have one at my jobs shop I used

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#8 posted 11-24-2014 04:10 AM

Thats a nice piece, i have never seen a piece of granadillo that big here, even tough we harvest them, although not anymore, and the trees i used to get pieces from were young ones, maybe 20 years old.
nice job!

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#9 posted 11-24-2014 09:04 AM

Very nice.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#10 posted 11-24-2014 11:36 AM

Beautiful workmanship. That you made even the steel component makes even better

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#11 posted 11-24-2014 02:39 PM

looks great

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#12 posted 11-24-2014 02:48 PM

Very nice indeed!

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#13 posted 11-24-2014 02:49 PM

Great idea, very nice, thanks

-- Frank

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#14 posted 11-24-2014 03:11 PM

Nicely dome, I like it.

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho

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#15 posted 11-24-2014 05:38 PM


-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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