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Project by Dan Hux posted 04-19-2009 02:51 AM 1170 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second attempt at making and finishing tables. I built these out of red oak. My wife and I have had mis-matched night stands for years. Thought I try and make a few that actually matched. As I said, they are red oak with red mahagony minwax stain and several coats of poly. I picked up one of those pocket hole kits at the borg. I have to admit, I had fun using it.

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#1 posted 04-19-2009 03:48 AM

Great job those will last a long time


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#2 posted 04-19-2009 04:24 AM

Hey Dan well done they look great

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 04-19-2009 06:02 PM

Great looking matched set of tables. You should be proud of a job well done.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 10-05-2009 11:40 PM

Well done. How is red oak to work with?


-- Guy,PEI

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#5 posted 03-14-2010 04:05 PM

They look realy nice, I`m glad God gave us woodworkers the gift to beable to do the things we do

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#6 posted 06-13-2010 02:31 AM

They came out looking really nice. Gotta love the pocket hole jigs. The finish on them is very good, still working on my finishes.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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