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Huon Pine Dining Table

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Project by snapper1 posted 11-28-2016 09:27 AM 421 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

G’day Here is the dining table I made nearly 2 years ago
It was this task that that restarted the interest in woodwork
Our old table ( built by a so called expert ) cracked badly and another tradesperson we tried to get to repair that table let us down
So I started looking for timber to make a top for that table when this timber came along
Not being long enough to go on old frame I was looking for timber to make a new frame
but all I could find was an old table with damaged top which I restored its frame to fill in till timber became available for a new frame
BUT We kinda like this frame now and replacement has not happened

The second last picture shows the timber soon after purchase

Garry





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david38

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#1 posted 11-28-2016 04:01 PM

nice table

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Ron Aylor

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#2 posted 11-28-2016 04:18 PM

Good job … the huon pine is quite eye-catching!

-- Ron, Lilburn, GA

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ralbuck

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#3 posted 11-28-2016 04:44 PM

Well done; great contrasts, super live edge, and even the accents on the frame make it a very unique table.

-- just rjR

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BobWemm

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#4 posted 11-28-2016 11:16 PM

Garry, that is a gorgeous Table, Great job mate.
I love the top and the frame really highlights it all.
I wouldn’t change anything.
Thanks for sharing.

Bob

-- 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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#5 posted 11-29-2016 02:19 AM

That is a fine looking table. I like it the way it sits now.

-- Bruce - Indiana

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