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White pine slab bench

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Project by tblrxdave posted 08-31-2009 05:24 PM 2460 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’m still practicing with wedges. I find it pleasing to the eye, simple and very strong. No glue or screws. The legs are 1 1/2” sq. and shaped a 1” round tenon to fit the bore thru the slab. I used a 1” box wrench as a die. I then shaped the shoulder to fit with the curve of the slab. Overall dimentions are 5/4+- x 9”w x 61”l x 23” with persimmon wedges. BLO finish.





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#1 posted 09-01-2009 02:05 AM

Very well done. I have always thought the true sign of a craftsmen is in their joinery.

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#2 posted 09-01-2009 02:34 AM

looks good … love the knot …really makes the piece

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#3 posted 09-01-2009 07:40 AM

Liking it a lot

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#4 posted 09-02-2009 04:22 AM

Unique design and look.

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