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Project by wouldi posted 1984 days ago 1720 views 16 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Contemporary coffee table. Made from hard maple. This picture was take 4 years after it was built. It has been hauled to Denver, Chicago, Minneapolis and in between. Some how thanks to superb craftsmanship it has endured. You have to test the product before you sell it.

-- to the endeavor

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#1 posted 1984 days ago

Very nice style, I like the feeling of space you get from that table.

-- You know.... I think that old wood needs to be furniture.

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#2 posted 1984 days ago

Very well done.
Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Not my woodworking

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Tom Goodman

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#3 posted 1984 days ago

I love the look and I love the craftsmanship of this. Thanks for posting. And just in time. You have given me an ideal on a project that i am working on right now.

-- - " If you want square work, You don't cut corners. " - -- Tom Goodman, Santa Maria, CA.

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#4 posted 1984 days ago

The table is really nice, I like the way it shows the joinery.

-- Andy Stark

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#5 posted 1984 days ago

well thank you for the words.. as to the question of the leg to stretcher joint. the grid that supports the frame that holds the glass is held into the leg by what i would call a double bridal joint. the grid is half lapped inside of the leg on all for corners. and the bottom supports have 2 hardwood dowels in them. the hard part was the glue up ….

-- to the endeavor

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Grant Davis

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#6 posted 1984 days ago

That is gorgeous, I love the concept and the open views it offers.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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Les Hastings

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#7 posted 1984 days ago

Very nicely done, great project!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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#8 posted 1983 days ago

That’s a perfect table for a glass top because it gives you something interesting to look at through the glass. Nice joinery. Functional and aesthetically pleasing together in one.

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#9 posted 1937 days ago

Those corners have something against my shins…

-- crafty ladies love wood too!

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#10 posted 1522 days ago

nice table.!

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#11 posted 1522 days ago

Very cool design

-- Custom furniture

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