Pine Shaker Style End Table

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Project by bandit571 posted 03-16-2015 11:27 PM 1527 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Went out to Lowes, and bought $23 worth of “whitewood” and a 2×4x8’

30” legs were ripped from the 2×4, then turned on a lathe
Legs have white plastic feet nailed to the bottom of the legs. Witch’s Brew for the first coat, straight BLO for the second coat. White knob.

More to read in the Blog about this Shaker End Table.

Size of the top: 3/4” x 16” x 27”, stands 31” tall overall.

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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#1 posted 03-16-2015 11:54 PM

Well done, sir.

Whatchya buildin’ next???

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#2 posted 03-16-2015 11:59 PM

Very well done. I’m still impressed that all 4 legs reach the floor. Mine never work out that way.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#3 posted 03-17-2015 01:27 AM

Well done Bandit…..great investment!

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#4 posted 03-17-2015 02:24 AM

I can’t believe how fast you got this one done.

I like the style, proportions and joinery a lot. I think you would have benefitted from a wood sealer though.

-- It’s the knowledge in your head, skill in your hands and motivation to create in you heart that makes you a woodworker. - Mainiac Matt

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#5 posted 03-17-2015 03:23 AM

Nicely done, Bandit. Really like the bread board ends. Any tips for turning pine? Successfully, I mean. Hope the Boss doesn’t table nap this one from you! Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#6 posted 03-17-2015 01:37 PM

Excellent job sir. You also showed that effort makes the difference in the outcome of the project and not the type of wood.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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