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Project by ATWilliams posted 1569 days ago 1954 views 20 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a solid Mahogany “Wavy” table. I took several boards of mahogany and cut about 200 1/8 inch strips, then I glued them all back together again in this wave form. I glued about 10 strips a day over a 1 week period to get the finished 20 inch wide table. the 4 legs and stretcher were done the same way.. the table top is wrapped in black walnut.

-- A. T. Williams Creation's





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deucefour

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#1 posted 1569 days ago

Love it, nice table, what was your finish?

-- "I gotta have more cowbell"--------Bruce Dickinson

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ellen35

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#2 posted 1569 days ago

Very impressive! Artistic and very beautiful.
Looks like a lot of work that really paid off in outcome.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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ATWilliams

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#3 posted 1569 days ago

Thanks Ellen and Bruce, it was tons of work,, with this one, I’m glad I only do one of a kinds, so I wont have to do this again. bruce the finish is hand wiped polyeurathane…

-- A. T. Williams Creation's

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Ken90712

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#4 posted 1569 days ago

That is awsome Great Job!!!!! I really like this table.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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miles125

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#5 posted 1569 days ago

Definitely different. I like it!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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SPalm

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#6 posted 1569 days ago

Wow, I’m impressed. That is awesome. I can only imagine all the work that went into it; the design, the glue up, the sanding, the finish …

How did you level it?

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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FrankThomas

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#7 posted 1569 days ago

Excellent convergence of creativity, design, technique, execution, beauty and PATIENCE. :) Very nice work.

-- Frank Thomas, Grand Rapids, MI

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MsDebbieP

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#8 posted 1569 days ago

beautiful, creative, beautiful, and ah.. beautiful!

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

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ATWilliams

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#9 posted 1569 days ago

Thanks Steve, I used a 36 inch wide belt sander to sand the top down…

-- A. T. Williams Creation's

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a1Jim

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#10 posted 1569 days ago

Cool personified

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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childress

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#11 posted 1569 days ago

That’s Awesome! Great job

-- Childress Woodworks

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choppertoo

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#12 posted 1569 days ago

persistence and patients payed off with a great looking project!

Very nice, thanks for posting.

-- The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that our aim is too low and we reach it.. Michelangelo

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Walnut_Weasel

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#13 posted 1568 days ago

I think I can hear your bandsaw crying from here!

-- James - www.walnutweasel.wordpress.com

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PineInTheAsh

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#14 posted 1568 days ago

In creating unique furniture, when you can make wood elegantly turn and curve, that’s when you make money!

Best to all,
Peter

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Kristoffer

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#15 posted 1559 days ago

That is a sweet table! 200 1/8” strips?! You and Patron should start a school for patience.

-- Cheers and God Bless

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