Poker Table

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Project by David Burke posted 1673 days ago 2303 views 5 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Over 400 pieces lots of glue and many trips to the saw planer,shaper,sander. Completed today actually been working on it for weeks straight . Have everything flowing to the center where all that cold cash will be lost.
It is a five foot octagone 36 inches tall.

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#1 posted 1673 days ago

It is great .
Do you know how to play

-- Suliman , Syria, jablah ,

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Heidi Neely

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#2 posted 1673 days ago

Very nice design! I like the way each players space is clearly defined. Did you come up with the design it yourself, or get your inspiration from another piece?

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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#3 posted 1673 days ago

Very nice design. Plan on routing in slots for chips or drinks? I guess not now that its finished :( Still though, great looking table!

-- - Eric Indianapolis, IN

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#4 posted 1673 days ago

Great looking table! I bet you can’t wait to break it in.

I’ve always preferred a nice slick surface to tables with cupholders and chipholders.

-- "We are what we repeatedly do; excellence then is not an act but a habit." ---Aristotle

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#5 posted 1673 days ago

love this piece. Its wayyyy to complicated I wish I could’ve seen you piece this one together. Looks great though are you planning to build some sweet chairs to match?

-- Scott, California,

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#6 posted 1673 days ago

Solid or veneer?

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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David Burke

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#7 posted 1673 days ago

I just looked at the scrap wood I had and it seemed to grow from there no plan. It is all solid 1/2 wood on top of a 3/4 plywood base. No veneer. I was going to add cup and chip holders but I have played and it seems most don’t use them or they fill up with spilt drinks and dirt.

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Dennis Zongker

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#8 posted 1673 days ago

Sweet Looking Parquetry!!! Great job.

-- Dennis Zongker

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#9 posted 1673 days ago

Cool looking poker table… Have to say that it might get scuffed up a little depending on who wins the pot…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#10 posted 1673 days ago


-- Chris N, Westford, MA - "If you won't eat something from your fridge that turned green...why would you eat something that started out that way?"

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#11 posted 1673 days ago

Very well done, beautiful

-- Dan Wiggins

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#12 posted 1673 days ago

Very cool looking table. Looks like a lot of work.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#13 posted 1673 days ago

Makes me want to redo my poker table…LOL Very nice!

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

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#14 posted 1673 days ago

Very nice!


-- Robin Renee'

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#15 posted 1672 days ago

VEry cool looking table. That is an awesome use of some scraps.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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