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Project by Cajun Box Sculptor posted 1846 days ago 1661 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1846 days ago

Very unique table well done and the cat looks so life like.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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degoose

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#2 posted 1846 days ago

It has certainly held up well.,

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Don K.

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#3 posted 1846 days ago

Great save Greg…looks like it was made to be a table…very nice work.

-- Don S.E. OK

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dustyal

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#4 posted 1846 days ago

Thanks for sharing… really nice… love to see pieces that have been re-purposed.

And, thanks for mentioning the Iroko. I think that is the wood I used to make my first project… plant table. The wood was easy to work, and looked really nice when finished. I wasn’t quite sure what wood it was. Your project shows off the grain and color tones that closely matched it—although your table is much more eloquent… :)

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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bigpops0259

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#5 posted 1846 days ago

nice save, great way to reuse a great project.

-- Marty Ohio

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CharlieM1958

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#6 posted 1846 days ago

Nice rehab! It’s amazing that it survived the submersion as well as it did.

Were you in Lakeview? I was a victim of the “Broussard flooding” in Metairie.

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

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Cajun Box Sculptor

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#7 posted 1846 days ago

It feels good to be able to save something I built (even if it looks nothing like my original project). I also was able to salvage a solid teak dresser I built in 1975 and a cypress bed I built in 1990 something. However I did loose alot of furniture I built over the years from other woods that warped ant twisted like a pretzel. Makes me appreciate weather resistant woods even more, although I do not plan to build any treated pine furniture.

CharlieM: Yes we were in Lakeview. Had 12 feet of water that did not go down for 3 weeks. Guess that is what happens when you neighborhood and city is below sea level.Moved to Prairieville and found a house with a yard larger than my entire block in Lakeview and it is 22 feet above sea level. Talk about motivation for buying new tools and building a new shop!

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Loucarb

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#8 posted 1846 days ago

Great save and well done.

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Dusty56

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#9 posted 1844 days ago

The Phoenix Table : ) I really like your table resurrection and the joinery between the Walnut and the Oak is awesome !

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

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john

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#10 posted 1844 days ago

Great job and great use of reclaimed wood !

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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blockhead

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#11 posted 1840 days ago

Great salvage job! Excellent joints and beautiful table.

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

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