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Project by Cedar Furniture Lodge posted 05-01-2015 03:17 AM 1482 views 3 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Been working long days and nights to get this set finished, I really love making these. All eastern red cedar with 8 coats of clear polyurethane gloss finish. The table is 4’ X 8’ 3” thick table top with 8’ long side benches.

-- "The Cedar King"





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 05-01-2015 03:21 AM

Beautiful work. I have a brother to it in blue pine that I will post next week.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 05-01-2015 03:40 AM

Heavy duty finish on that puppy….well done Todd. Speaking of heavy, how much does this set weigh?

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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Cedar Furniture Lodge

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#3 posted 05-01-2015 04:38 AM

350lbs for the top and legs, about another 200 for the two benches and about 70lbs for the two chairs. Total would be 620 lbs.

-- "The Cedar King"

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 05-01-2015 12:02 PM

Wow, What a nice table and benches!! I love that red cedar. I had occasion to use some this week and I’ll post it tomorrow.

You work with a lot of cedar, does the poly stay on it okay? I coated an outdoor cedar chase lounge with it and it peeled on me. So now I always use an oil finish on it. It put a scare in me for that combo. l may have just had some bad poly!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Roger

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#5 posted 05-01-2015 01:30 PM

That is certainly a WowZa table & chairs.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#6 posted 05-01-2015 01:35 PM

looks great

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BusterB

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#7 posted 05-01-2015 03:24 PM

wow, that’s a hoss. its a surprise that Angie doesn’t have back issues having to tote you and that monster both around the shop…lol Don’t know if I have a bench strong enough to support work on a project like that!!!

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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Nicoli

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#8 posted 05-01-2015 05:16 PM

It look very nice.

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Stitchers

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#9 posted 05-01-2015 06:35 PM

............ Is all ive got to say, just speachless, absolutely stunning, well done

S

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#10 posted 05-01-2015 11:31 PM

Gorgeous.
Awesome job Todd!!!#

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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gfadvm

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#11 posted 05-02-2015 12:30 AM

Very nice table and benches! The tall chairs look cool but we need more pics of them. LOVE the legs on the table!

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

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Cedar Furniture Lodge

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#12 posted 05-02-2015 01:01 AM

Thanks everyone for you comments this is what we do and we love what we do LOL

-- "The Cedar King"

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WoodCzech

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#13 posted 05-02-2015 02:49 AM

One word – AWESOME!

-- Don

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#14 posted 05-02-2015 06:28 AM

Splendid job, compliments.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

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#15 posted 05-06-2015 04:23 AM

That set looks fantastic. Those chairs are sensational.

-- "Whether you think you can, or whether you think you can't, you're right" Henry Ford

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