Kitchen Table

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Project by degoose posted 03-23-2009 11:59 AM 1350 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

New Guinea Rosewood..[my favorite] ..Kitchen Table 5’ by 3’ [1500mm by 900mm] with a dovetailed drawer each end for cutlery or napkins. The legs are taperedon all sides.
Finish is Danish Oil
I really really need a bigger camera to take bigger pics

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#1 posted 03-23-2009 12:29 PM

Very nice!

-- John, co-owner Sawdust 'n Stitches

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#2 posted 03-23-2009 01:46 PM

These look great.

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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#3 posted 03-23-2009 02:31 PM

Super nice, the drawers are a great practical storage feature. How are they mounted in the table? Is there a drawer slide somewhere? Are they just sitting in a pocket? This is a question I had on my last project. How to? The Rosewood is great and I’m sure would look wonderful in any kitchen, it really goes with any style, classy to country.

-- There's many a slip betwixt a cup and a lip.--Scott

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#4 posted 03-23-2009 03:07 PM

Nice kitchent table.

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#5 posted 03-23-2009 05:00 PM

Good job beautiful table nice wood selection.


-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 03-23-2009 11:30 PM

I’m sure that you can change the settings on your camera for picture size . Do you have the owners manual ?
Very nice table…love to see a close up of the NG Rosewood.

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#7 posted 03-24-2009 12:30 AM

I like the table. You did a great job.Really looks nice.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#8 posted 03-25-2009 01:23 PM

Regards the drawers I made solid timber stretchers between the aprons [ although these could have been MDF or plywood.. NOT ] and added timber kickers and runners for the draw supports. These were only screwed [no glue] so that they could be replaced if they wore or swelled and needed adjustment. Yup just joking about the bigger camera.,.its not the size!

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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