Sofa table

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Project by Todd Barrone posted 05-27-2015 05:15 AM 1213 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A customer ordered a sofa table to be 4’ long X 16” wide and 30” tall. I added a bottom shelf and I have to say I like it that way.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#1 posted 05-27-2015 05:57 AM

what type of timber did you use?

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#2 posted 05-27-2015 06:24 AM

Well done, compliments.

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

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Todd Barrone

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#3 posted 05-27-2015 06:26 AM

I used eastern red cedar, thats about what 90% of what I build with. WE have an abundance of eastern red cedar in Missouri.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#4 posted 05-27-2015 08:14 AM

Great job Todd.
Congratulations and thanks for sharing.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#5 posted 05-27-2015 11:13 AM

Beautiful table.

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

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#6 posted 05-27-2015 11:39 AM

Nice table. You sure have a ton of red cedar! Looks great..Jim

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

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#7 posted 05-27-2015 12:51 PM

This turned out nicely. I love the wood and finish.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#8 posted 05-27-2015 02:20 PM

Nice table Todd. Nifty design and superb finish. May have to change your name to the cedar and liquid glass king!!!!

-- 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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#9 posted 05-27-2015 05:36 PM

Great looking table. What did you use for a finish?

-- "When it comes to working on stuff, buying more tools usually helps" - Matthew Eye

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#10 posted 05-27-2015 11:56 PM


I am a big fan of that cedar also!

I even like our western white cedar.

-- just rjR

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#11 posted 05-28-2015 12:24 AM

Great the cedar.Nice work as always!!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#12 posted 05-31-2015 11:35 AM

A real beauty of a table.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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