Log & Slab tree stump Bench / coffee table

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Project by TexPenn posted 11-04-2008 04:16 AM 18221 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Maple slab & 2 poplar logs 42 long, 12 -18 wide & 18 tall

-- Ted, TX or PA

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#1 posted 11-04-2008 04:29 AM

Nice Piece…I wish we had Maple around here…..

Good Job Tex….Be well…

-- Frank, Dallas,TX , , “I have a REALLY BIG chainsaw”

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#2 posted 11-04-2008 10:21 AM

Nice work!

Thanks for the post


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#3 posted 11-04-2008 10:37 AM

Very nice coffee table. I can see that one sitting in front of my couch with my indoor chisels and dead blow hammer and some perfectly executed dovetails on a beautiful hunk of teak mmmm….gooooood….wooood….mmmm…..

I’m wondering Tex, can you actually pick up the table with those logs attached or is it more of a temporary fastening sytem holding the logs to the top?

-- Jim

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#4 posted 11-04-2008 03:50 PM

There are 4 @ 4” coarse thread outdoor, star bit screws, in each base. I have not, but would imagine you could hold the top & swing these pieces around your head….. OK, Wait…. I just did it!!! .... pretty solid! Thanks to all, Tex

-- Ted, TX or PA

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#5 posted 11-04-2008 06:10 PM

very nice.

-- hap, gunbarrel city tx.

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#6 posted 11-04-2008 07:39 PM

mmmmmm….... Maple! Nice

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service

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#7 posted 11-05-2008 10:35 PM

Ahhhh…. I remember maple… We had some around here, now they’re lost. (Inside joke.) Your rustic furniture is fascinating to me. I love the stalwart feeling I get looking at it. Thanks for posting!


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