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Project by jcsterling posted 09-29-2015 06:10 PM 1592 views 11 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Black walnut Y with ends mitered. floating tenons strengthen the joint. finished with wiping varnish. 48” long x 18” tall

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 09-29-2015 06:18 PM

Very cool concept. Great design and build.

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

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jcsterling

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#2 posted 09-29-2015 06:27 PM

the joint was clamped and then I drove some screws in to secure it. Screws were then plugged

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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jcsterling

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#3 posted 09-29-2015 06:28 PM

thanks Monte

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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DocSavage45

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#4 posted 09-29-2015 06:48 PM

John,

My warped mind sees gumby doing a back flip. LOL!
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Nice piece.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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majuvla

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#5 posted 09-29-2015 07:05 PM

Excellent table shape. Awesome mittered joints. I like this dark colour.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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RootandBranch

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#6 posted 09-29-2015 07:45 PM

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bobasaurus

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#7 posted 09-29-2015 07:52 PM

The legs coming down from the crotch section is a good idea (kinda like human anatomy :). I like the design a lot.

-- Allen, Colorado

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SteveGaskins

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#8 posted 09-29-2015 11:23 PM

I love this design. Very nice.

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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gfadvm

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#9 posted 09-30-2015 01:29 AM

A really nice piece! Beautiful crotch walnut slab! Getting those ends parallel to each other was a challenge?

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Jim Jakosh

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#10 posted 09-30-2015 01:03 PM

Very nice design using the shape of the tree!

Jim

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

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BigMig

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#11 posted 09-30-2015 06:05 PM

I love it; great use of the material too.

-- Mike from Lansdowne, PA

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