Cypress Hall Table

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Project by CypressAndPine posted 02-04-2015 02:27 AM 2040 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I wish I had better pictures. This is a mortise and tenon table and all joinery was done with chisel and saw. The legs are tapered on all four sides with my #4 hand plane. I did use power tools to plane, joint, and rip the boards. It has quite a few coats of natural Tung Oil on it. I’ll never do that again cause it took a month for each coat to dry properly here in south Louisiana.

Thanks for looking. I’ll have another table up soon with some fancy details.


-- Cypress Jake, New Orleans

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#1 posted 02-04-2015 03:04 AM

Good stuff. Love some cypress.

And I hear you bud, the weather has been horrible for finishing.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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#2 posted 02-04-2015 01:27 PM

Nice looking table C & P!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#3 posted 02-04-2015 05:27 PM

Very clean looking table . Well done.

-- Dan, TN

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#4 posted 02-04-2015 08:44 PM

Excellent job. I really like Cypress, beautiful grain and worth all the work. It will last forever.

-- Respectfully, Paul

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