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Project by craven posted 11-12-2008 03:25 AM 1159 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is an end table of walnut with yellowheart feet and top. The pics dont really do the yellowheart true justice. It is one of the most beautiful and iridescent wood in the shop here. Hope you enjoy it! Craven

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#1 posted 11-12-2008 03:43 AM

Love it. Super clean, beautiful figure on the yellowheart, and the contrast with the walnut works really well. Favorited :)

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#2 posted 11-12-2008 03:43 AM

very nice table.

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#3 posted 11-12-2008 04:26 AM

It’s a beautiful table.

Are you concerned about possible wood movement in the yellowheart?

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#4 posted 11-12-2008 04:45 AM

Really really nice! I love the crotch figure on the aprons. I have only worked with Yellowheart in small sizes for inlay or pens. I can only imagine how it looks on a larger scale. Nice book match too.

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#5 posted 11-12-2008 06:09 AM

i really like the 3rd picture…beautiful wood…cant imagine (or maybe I can) what it looks like in person…very nice…

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#6 posted 11-12-2008 09:03 AM

Yes! this is a beautiful table.

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#7 posted 11-12-2008 08:18 PM

Thanks for all the comments folks! As for your question Charlie, I hoped to reduce wood movement of the Yellowheart top by laminating it to 3/4 in plywood and planing the thickness of the Yellowheart to just 3/16 in. Time will tell ultimately! Thanks again! (p.s. Matt, if you ever get an opportunity to use Yellowheart in a broader application, I am confident you would love the effect in person!)

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