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Project by daveysprocket posted 1998 days ago 1582 views 8 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My Dad and I made this years ago when I had no furniture. The only things I would have changed would be: no chmfer on the underside of the top’s edge and I would have liked it darker.





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Beginningwoodworker

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#1 posted 1998 days ago

Thats a nice coffee table.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#2 posted 1998 days ago

I wouldn’t change a thing!

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

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TedM

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#3 posted 1998 days ago

Great job!

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woodworm

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#4 posted 1998 days ago

Great project, great job!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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ericandcandi

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#5 posted 1998 days ago

That mission rocking chair looks good to. How about some pic’s of it?

-- ericandcandi in Louisiana- Home of the "LSU Tigers"

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daveysprocket

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#6 posted 1997 days ago

Thanks for all the nice comments. I don’t think you want pictures of the mission rocj\ker though. It’s made by Flexsteel. I may copy it one of these days, though

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#7 posted 1994 days ago

Great woodworking projects. Workmanship is outstanding and designs are perfect. Great job. Thanks for sharing!

-- Bill

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GaryBuck

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#8 posted 1814 days ago

Oh Man are you crazy???? I love the lighter look, shows all the nice wood grain, I wouldn’t change a thing great job thanks for sharing

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MJCD

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#9 posted 582 days ago

David:

Looks Great! My wife has asked for a Mission Style Sofa Table, which will be a narrower version of this – it’s great to see this, prior to my build. Don’t change anything.

How did you finish this?

MJCD

-- Lead By Example; Make a Difference

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daveysprocket

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#10 posted 582 days ago

It was finished with a honey oak stain and 5 coats of a wiping polyurethane. If I had to do it again, I would have used a chestnut stain and General Finish’s Oil and Urethane. I only found that finish afterward and it is now my favorite. This table has held up well for many years now and still looks new even with 2 kids!

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a1Jim

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#11 posted 582 days ago

Nice work a fine piece.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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