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Blue Oak Dining Table

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Project by Cov posted 08-18-2015 02:07 AM 1753 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Blue Oak tree died, so I had a potable sawmill mill it into planks, and made the table. Finished the table top with epoxy and marine varnish.

-- Cov, Loomis, CA, http://www.covingtonwoodworks.com





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oliussw

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#1 posted 08-18-2015 02:25 AM

Very nice! How did you finish it?

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Andre

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#2 posted 08-18-2015 04:35 AM

That is some nice wood! Must be great finish, no coaster!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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atouchofoz

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#3 posted 08-18-2015 04:42 AM

So shiny!
Like glass!
Very nice! ~Suzanne

-- Suzanne, A Touch Of O.Z.

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JoeinGa

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#4 posted 08-18-2015 01:08 PM

Beautiful job. Love that table !

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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Kyle Nelson

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#5 posted 08-18-2015 01:23 PM

Nice work…I’m interested in the finish as well!

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RootandBranch

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#6 posted 08-18-2015 06:52 PM

Wow, beautiful. It would fill my tiny kitchen.

-- Don, https://www.etsy.com/shop/RootandBranchGifts - http://facebook.com/rootandbranchgifts

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Blackie_

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#7 posted 08-18-2015 07:45 PM

OK now I’ve never heard of a Blue Oak, that’s a first for me, nice looking table.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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gsimon

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#8 posted 08-18-2015 11:55 PM

absolutely gorgeous – really suits the space!

-- Greg Simon

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Gary

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#9 posted 08-19-2015 12:08 AM

Gorgeous; what beautiful grain and color.

-- Gary, Florida

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Colin

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#10 posted 08-19-2015 07:30 AM

thats what I call craftsmanship! – lovely choice of wood too.

-- Live Forever...............or Die Trying

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david38

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#11 posted 08-19-2015 05:58 PM

beautiful table

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CerberusWoodCo

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#12 posted 08-20-2015 05:02 PM

This is beautiful. Did you do the marina varnish over top of the poured epoxy?

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Cov

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#13 posted 08-20-2015 05:20 PM

Yes, sand epoxy and apply varnish…

-- Cov, Loomis, CA, http://www.covingtonwoodworks.com

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Everett1

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#14 posted 08-25-2015 08:27 PM

I like how you mounted the table sideways to the wall

wait

you didn’t rotate the pictures, did you?

-- Ev in Framingham, MA

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