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Turquoise Inlay Log Coffee Table Burled Cottonwood Top Juniper Log Table Base

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Project by Tim & Candy Hicks posted 11-11-2009 01:21 AM 5368 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a table that we are truly proud of. And had plenty of learning experiences to go along with it. The table top is 5’ x 4’ burled cottonwood. We used kingman turquoise on the inlay. For the table top finish we use tung oil for the first time ever…. wow…. that was an experience. Then we had a few blemishes in the finish and endd up using minwax paste wax as the final finish. I think this table is very well perserved, hard and durable.

The base is made of a solid piece of juniper and fnished with satin polycrylic which we sprayed on. The overall height is 17”

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Rusticman

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#1 posted 11-11-2009 01:27 AM

Tim and Cindy nice job. You folks certainly have some beautiful wood out your way and the turquoise truly makes this piece stand out. Keep up the good work and thanks for your prior help on the inly tips you sent me last week.

-- Dave, Ohio,www.rusticforest.com

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#2 posted 11-11-2009 01:27 AM

Most unique

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#3 posted 11-11-2009 01:43 AM

Candy and Tim,

Another beautiful work of art. It is a very massive looking piece, with great lines.

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

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#4 posted 11-11-2009 02:04 AM

JUST BEAUTIFUL !!!!!!

-- gagewestern

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#5 posted 11-11-2009 02:22 AM

very nice job

-- "Safe woodworking isn't just about avoiding injury, it is also about avoiding extinction." CKG

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#6 posted 11-11-2009 03:45 AM

Beautiful work

-- The ability to learn is innate, not the desire.

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