Cherry bench

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Project by Zaphod07 posted 07-30-2015 01:01 AM 1077 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Local hardwood lumber yard or as I call it never leave there with any money lumber yard cut me a great deal on a 12ish foot long 2” thick cherry slab and it turned into this bench. finished in teak oil.
there are a couple of pictures with out the teak oil applied.

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#1 posted 07-30-2015 02:18 AM

Nice work – really like the live edge

-- Greg Simon

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#2 posted 07-30-2015 04:26 AM

Nice. Im building something similar except straight trestle. I tried using a curved live edge piece but i botched it.

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#3 posted 07-30-2015 11:59 PM

Great looking cherry slab! You don’t see something like that every day!

By the way, how did you secure the top to the base?

-- Dean

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#4 posted 07-31-2015 12:27 AM

thanks everyone, dean i did pocket screws and glue

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