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Project by Oak Designs posted 2017 days ago 9789 views 17 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is one of our rustic oak coffee tables that we sell in the UK. A simple design but a nice chunky piece of furniture that looks great in the modern country home!

-- Ben Bull, Oak Designs - http://www.oak-coffee-tables.com





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interpim

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#1 posted 2017 days ago

Wow… that must weigh a ton.

-- San Diego, CA

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WoodSpanker

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#2 posted 2017 days ago

I’m in agreement, doesn’t look like a tornado would blow that old boy away! So is “sturdy” the name of the game in the UK? Must be!

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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Karson

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#3 posted 2017 days ago

Wow you could branch out into Blacksmith work benches.

Looks great.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Oak Designs

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#4 posted 2017 days ago

hehe, thanks for the positive comments, i think the pictures make it look quite a bit bigger than it actually is… but hey, chunky is good! Ive just launched my website Rustic Oak Coffee Tables selling this style of furniture in the UK…If anyone has a related furniture site and would like to exchange links just let me know! Thanks again for your comments! Ben.

-- Ben Bull, Oak Designs - http://www.oak-coffee-tables.com

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Kindlingmaker

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#5 posted 2017 days ago

WOW! I love the table! Hope there will be others to follow.

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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mtnwild

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#6 posted 2017 days ago

You could make ten tables with that much wood. LOL, actually, Cool idea for that rough and tumble house full of kids. Would be hard to damage that! Different idea, I like it.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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DocK16

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#7 posted 2017 days ago

I think it would hold a cup of coffee….......free shipping?

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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Mick

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#8 posted 2017 days ago

I really like the look of this. How do you attach the ‘feet’? Nice job!

-- The name is "Splinter"... I'm the son-of-a-son-of-a-carpenter

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SteveKorz

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#9 posted 2017 days ago

Hmm, I don’t know, it looks a little flimsy… LOL

Looks great, I like the “chunky” style… something I could certainly put my feet on…

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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brianinpa

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#10 posted 2017 days ago

I sure hope this doesn’t have to be moved too often! Where did you find the wood for it?

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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Colin

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#11 posted 2017 days ago

What can I say, solid!

-- Colin, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. "Every craftsman was once an amateur"

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LocalMac

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#12 posted 2017 days ago

Wow! Is this sold as free products with purchase of shipping?: ) Like Mick, I’m wondering how you attached the legs.

-- Don't tell her I'm in the shop!

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noknot

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#13 posted 2017 days ago

There must be some girthy ladys there if they need that much wood to put there hooves on. lol

-- GO DAWGS!

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Zuki

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#14 posted 2017 days ago

I’m thinking the legs are attached using gravity and a couple of dowels . . . or in this case broom handles. :-)

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BeachedBones

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#15 posted 2017 days ago

Beefy, now my cedar slab one is looking a little flimsy. :P

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

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