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Project by Elyasaf Shweka posted 02-19-2016 01:06 PM 1310 views 18 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

70X45X30 cm
Box Joints made with A jig designed by Matthias Wandel.

I used left overs i had around from all my recent projects
I had many doubts regarding the legs design. truth is that making them took me more time than making the whole table. this is the 3rd version i made for the legs.

Glue – TB-II
Finish – Rustin Tung oil

Some pictures from the process:



-- Only by the 4th time I realized how it was suppose to be done in the first place.





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jfk4032

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#1 posted 02-19-2016 01:24 PM

Nice job Elyasaf, I see you’re making good use of that box joint jig. That’s a very sleek and attractive design.

-- ---Joel; Central MD...rookie empter nester and getting back into woodworking!

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#2 posted 02-19-2016 01:39 PM

Great looking piece. Nicely done

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#3 posted 02-19-2016 03:08 PM

Absolutely stunning.

Cheers, John

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#4 posted 02-19-2016 03:11 PM

I like the joints

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#5 posted 02-19-2016 05:39 PM

I like it, even though I’m not a big fan of mid-century modern. The execution craftsmanship are outstanding. Great piece.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#6 posted 02-19-2016 07:32 PM

Great idea, great design, great choise of timbers – and a nice selection of books!
A matter of personal taste but i feel that the roundovers on the edges takes away a bit of the crisp look it has unfinished.
Other than that the best pieze on LJ this week. Favorited!

-- "Do or Do not. There is no try." - Yoda

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#7 posted 02-19-2016 08:51 PM

Nice piece. Looks like a stressful glue up though

-- Andy Smith https://www.etsy.com/shop/xrayhardwoods

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#8 posted 02-19-2016 10:13 PM

Great job!

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#9 posted 02-19-2016 10:23 PM

This is a nice piece. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#10 posted 02-20-2016 03:18 AM

Very nice!

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#11 posted 02-20-2016 08:45 AM

Stripes look awesome, finger narrow joints even better. It’s realy modern design.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#12 posted 02-20-2016 05:14 PM

love it – really nice work

-- Greg Simon

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#13 posted 02-23-2016 12:35 PM

Wow! That is super nice. Lotsa finger joints there. Nicely done

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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