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Project by Monte Pittman posted 10-01-2016 11:02 PM 3151 views 0 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My metal guy said that he had a 4”×4” piece of steel tube. Could we make something out of it. Said he wanted to try a cantilever. Told him that I can make the top if he builds a base.

Top is 24”×42”. It is 17” tall. The wood is American Elm with Black Walnut trim. Sprayed with precat satin lacquer.

Countdown to the show is 11 days.

Thanks for reading and all comments and suggestions are welcome.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#1 posted 10-01-2016 11:08 PM

That’s fantastic Monte. Jetsons material

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#2 posted 10-01-2016 11:12 PM

very cool Monte

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 10-01-2016 11:15 PM

Very neat and I like that you left the metal rusty and finished over it.

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

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#4 posted 10-01-2016 11:20 PM

Nice job.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#5 posted 10-01-2016 11:30 PM

HAHA ! I was gonna ask “So where’s the steel?” It looks like WOOD !

Nice look over all. I like it !

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#6 posted 10-01-2016 11:47 PM

I like it. Beautiful looking elm.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#7 posted 10-02-2016 12:37 AM

very nice, monte. This one’s a winner

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#8 posted 10-02-2016 12:45 AM

Great job Monte, sure is a winner.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#9 posted 10-02-2016 12:58 AM


-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#10 posted 10-02-2016 02:00 AM

That one is a winner!

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#11 posted 10-02-2016 02:56 AM

nice combination of materials, the elm and walnut are beautiful!

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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#12 posted 10-02-2016 03:02 AM

Something different is good.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#13 posted 10-02-2016 03:11 AM

damn monte your ticklin my soul with this one,something id do.your becoming much more than the king of beetle kill,your evolving into a furniture designer making amazing lovin this journey your taking us on,every turn is a new surprise.thanks for letting us ride along.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#14 posted 10-02-2016 10:57 AM

Sharp table

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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#15 posted 10-02-2016 12:27 PM

Sharp looking table, cool project.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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