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Koa and Volga blue granite table

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Project by savannah505 posted 05-25-2009 06:26 AM 2733 views 3 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve made this style before with a different granite type but the same type of design. Koa wood finished in sprayed polyurethane, currently at 10 coats, about 5 more to go, then buffed out. Volga blue as some of you have seen me post before, has beautiful irridescent blue flakes in it at the right angle of light. They don’t show up that well, but look at my next posting of stingray that is made of same stone, and you will be able to see it in one of the pictures. Measures 24 tall by 18 diameter.

-- Dan Wiggins





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 05-25-2009 06:37 AM

Hey Dan
This is a very nice table love the koa and granite combination looks great.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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scrappy

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#2 posted 05-25-2009 08:27 AM

Very nice. Love the clean lines on the legs and the stone top just sets it off.

Good functional size for many uses.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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Allison

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#3 posted 05-25-2009 08:29 AM

Oh wow, I just finished commenting on the other one, but this too is just AWESOME. I would be hard pressed to say which I like better, they are both outstanding!

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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#4 posted 05-25-2009 01:16 PM

Same here Allison. This is pretty cool.

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

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#5 posted 05-25-2009 03:13 PM

Really gorgeous shape and finish.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Rj

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#6 posted 05-25-2009 04:26 PM

Superb Dan! I like the round over/bullnose of the granite top with the curving of the legs everything complements everything perfectly. (including the Granite & wood you used)
Great Job!!

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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Dennis Zongker

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#7 posted 05-25-2009 07:01 PM

Sweet! I love the crisp and clean look. Excellent craftsmanship.

-- Dennis Zongker

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mtnwild

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#8 posted 05-25-2009 08:05 PM

Really sharp, perfect.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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trifern

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#9 posted 05-27-2009 01:25 AM

Great combination of materials that have been skillfully crafted. Great job Dan.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#10 posted 05-27-2009 08:25 PM

Very nice build!

-- I will not preach, nor will I be silent.

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#11 posted 05-27-2009 10:26 PM

Yes I agree this is very nice .A truly lovely little table , and I want one just like it.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#12 posted 05-27-2009 10:48 PM

I like it . Simple lines – elegant!
Where did the granite come from?

Bob

-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#13 posted 05-28-2009 01:31 PM

Hey Dan;

I’ve always been a leg man, and now I remember why.

Great design and workmanship.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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#14 posted 05-30-2009 02:50 AM

This is a nice combination , but I’m sad that you only posted two pictures of her ….so far…..maybe you’ll post more once you get the next twenty coats of finish on her : )

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

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prometej065

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#15 posted 06-05-2009 11:36 PM

elegant, simple, pleasant eye – rays good man who did the work!

Excellent Dan!

-- http://prometheus065.blogspot.com/

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