Pine Table

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Project by Jim Jakosh posted 03-11-2016 11:34 PM 982 views 1 time favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a table that one of my customers down here ordered for her living room.
It is made from pine and finished with honey maple stain and 3 coats of polyurethane.

It is 20×24 and 24” high with a drawer with ball bearing slides.

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#1 posted 03-11-2016 11:46 PM

I’d be willing to bet that you have a happy customer. The extension slides are a nice feature for long term use.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#2 posted 03-12-2016 12:13 AM

Nice table Jim and I bet a very happy customer. Very handy size draw.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#3 posted 03-12-2016 12:25 AM

Nice work Jim…....There is always something very appealing about small tables, particularly so with a slide out drawer. The lower taper in the legs puts a nice touch to it.

I don’t know wheather it is the honey maple stain or the style of the table, but it seems to take me back to my childhood and we would be visiting someone and I liked wandering about and looking at their furniture etc….. old Aunties and Grandmas in those days had lots of old things that a kid could look at. There would have been a large slice of cake and a glass of cold milk sitting on a table like that and of course there would have been a lace table mat as well…......if only we could step back in time now and again and experience these things again.

Great project Jim….Thank you for posting it.



-- Cliff Australia : Snoring is good. It blows away all the Sawdust.

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#4 posted 03-12-2016 12:38 AM

Really nice, I love the Honey stain.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#5 posted 03-12-2016 12:41 AM

I should have known it would look great, the drawer is a nice touch, and the finish looks great in the photos. I’m sure your customer is very happy.

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#6 posted 03-12-2016 12:54 AM

Looks great! You should have a very pleased customer.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#7 posted 03-12-2016 01:54 AM

Very COOL Table…

You have a HAPPY, GOOD customer!

COOL design… The KISS principle… Keep It Simple Stupid… :) Very NICE!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#8 posted 03-12-2016 02:02 AM

You made simple look elegant. Nice work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#9 posted 03-12-2016 04:42 AM

Very well done sir.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#10 posted 03-12-2016 05:49 AM

Very nice and stylish.

-- Yuri (10x4 -- yeah, that's my tiny shop!)

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#11 posted 03-12-2016 07:43 AM

The finish is quite impresive. I like that small drawer.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#12 posted 03-12-2016 12:16 PM

Slim elegance

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#13 posted 03-12-2016 12:52 PM

Beautiful, Jim. Please, tell me more about these things you call “customers.”

-- Mark

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#14 posted 03-12-2016 02:27 PM

great work

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#15 posted 03-12-2016 03:03 PM

That table turned out beautifully, Jim.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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