Pine A&C Table

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Project by lclashley posted 08-04-2007 04:47 AM 2147 views 4 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This table is made from fence boards someone in my neighborhood had in their trash pile. I made it as a practice project, something I could build quickly without too much concern with the out come. All of the pieces are laminated including the cross members in the base. The maple leaf inlay is quartersawn cedar that came from an old fence post my dad found. I made this inlay using a process I saw in FWW magazine, and used The Wood Whisperer’s method of cutting the recess into the tabletop. This was a very fun project.

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Thos. Angle

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#1 posted 08-04-2007 04:49 AM

Not only was it fun but it came out especially nice to boot. good job.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#2 posted 08-04-2007 04:50 AM

Very nice use of reclaimed wood. I really like the inlay…

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#3 posted 08-04-2007 04:53 AM

really love this one… excellent job and the inlay came out spectacular

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#4 posted 08-04-2007 04:57 AM

Cool table and embellishment.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#5 posted 08-04-2007 04:57 AM

Great table. I like it a lot especially the inlay.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#6 posted 08-04-2007 05:00 AM

Nice looking bench. Nothing to be pitched here. The inlay is great and the table looks like a keeper to me.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia †

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#7 posted 08-04-2007 05:06 AM

Gotta love the found wood projects. I have a few of those projects myself with one in sitting in the clamps right now.

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#8 posted 08-04-2007 05:35 AM

You bring new meaning to the sayng, “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.” Great inlay job, too! Don’t tell that neighbor where you got the wood from when they see the table. LOL.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#9 posted 08-04-2007 05:53 AM

Oh the beauty you can create when you’re not concerned with the outcome….

that isn’t a Maple leaf, it’s a Cedar leaf (in disguise!) ;)

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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#10 posted 08-04-2007 08:59 AM

Nice project – really like the inlay. Bet it feels good – you have a beautiful piece of furniture and all it cost was some time and minimal material. Gotta love it.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#11 posted 08-05-2007 04:37 PM

Thanks everyone.

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#12 posted 08-06-2007 03:24 PM


-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#13 posted 08-06-2007 03:37 PM

good color from the recycled wood, nice project

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#14 posted 08-06-2007 04:54 PM

Nice Save! Great project.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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#15 posted 08-16-2007 11:25 PM

That came out great! Nice reclaim!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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