Oak Coffee Table

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Project by James Henderson posted 08-25-2009 05:35 AM 1609 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Solid Red Oak, Red Oak Veneer on top and bottle shelf. Stained Dark Walnut and finished with a Wipe on Poly

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#1 posted 08-25-2009 05:49 AM

Nice. The first time I made a coffee table like this, I put the mortises in the wrong sides and had to fill them. I never forgave myself. What’s next?

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#2 posted 08-25-2009 06:26 AM

very nice james looks great

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#3 posted 08-25-2009 09:36 PM

James Henderson,
Excellent use of the wood grains. I really like the strength of the look that the red oak gives. Your stain and finish have really enhanced the use of the wood as well. Congratulations on a very nicely built table!

Ken McGinnis

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#4 posted 08-14-2011 03:47 PM

Great job on the grain orientation .The design and color are both perfect : )

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