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Gonçalo Alves (Tigerwood) Coffee Table

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Project by DocsDesigns posted 05-18-2016 10:13 PM 698 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

On a recent trip to Asheville, I stopped by Scroungers Paradise and saw some beautiful Tigerwood they recently had imported. I couldn’t help myself and bought several boards including some 4×4s! My wife has been wanting a coffee table for a while and this would do the trick. Thanks to my Festool Domino, finished with BLO, dewaxed shellac and a couple of clear coats it turned out as a thing of beauty!

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Andy

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#1 posted 05-18-2016 11:42 PM

Nice table, simple but unique. I love the look of tigerwood but I hate working with it. Its so splintery.

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

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#2 posted 05-19-2016 12:54 AM

That’s one beautiful, high priced coffee table!

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Willy Cordero

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#3 posted 05-19-2016 08:20 PM

Nice job!!!!

-- Willy, Costa Rica/Brasil

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