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Project by Mattie posted 2564 days ago 1118 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a new table I made in a class a couple weeks back, finally got around to finishing it up. Legs are out of the mahogany family and the top is maple. Finished with 3 coats of Velvit oil everywhere, plus 2 coats wipe on poly on the table top and 1 coat paste wax. This is my favorite project to date for sure, had a lot of fun with it.





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 2564 days ago

That’s some gorgeous wood, and a great job putting it together!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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jockmike2

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#2 posted 2563 days ago

Good job, and beautiful grain. Whatever you put on it really brought out the grain. jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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TomFran

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#3 posted 2563 days ago

Very nice work!

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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Thos. Angle

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#4 posted 2563 days ago

Nice job. Really poped the grain on the maple

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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lclashley

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#5 posted 2563 days ago

Great table. I can’t say I’ve ever heard of velvit oil. Where does one find such?

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Jeff

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#6 posted 2563 days ago

I am reminded of ZZtops “shes got legs when I see that first pictures very nice work.

-- Jeff B.

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MsDebbieP

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#7 posted 2563 days ago

look at those legs!!! (and top, of course)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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schroeder

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#8 posted 2563 days ago

Beautiful!, nice clean lines, the top sets it off, the legs draw the eye to the top – very nice craftsmanship! look forward to seeing your next!

-- The Gnarly Wood Shoppe

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#9 posted 2563 days ago

Hi Matte;

That is an elegant looking table. Very graceful, nicely done. Beautiful woods.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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Mattie

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#10 posted 2563 days ago

Thanks everyone for the compliments.

lclashley: Velvit oil is a penetrating oil finish, I only know of one place locally to find it, but I believe they have a website velvitoil.com or something similar that might help you find it in your area.

Matt

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Dan'um Style

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#11 posted 2490 days ago

nice work. grain is super

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

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