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Project by Dave Owen posted 02-28-2010 07:31 PM 2169 views 12 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This version of the Thorsen Table was published by “Popular Woodworkiing” some three years ago. I liked the design so well that i decided to make mine as close to the published version as possible. The wood is Honduras Mahogany, with four coats of Watco Natural Danish Oil and a couple of coats of Watco Satin Wax.

-- Dave O.





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Thos. Angle

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#1 posted 02-28-2010 07:37 PM

Very well done. I really like this table in Mahogany. the ebony is just the right touch

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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dustyal

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#2 posted 02-28-2010 07:37 PM

beautiful wood and workmanship…

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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jim1953

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#3 posted 02-28-2010 07:44 PM

Great Lookin Table

-- Jim, Kentucky

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AngelofDeath

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#4 posted 02-28-2010 07:44 PM

nice design…i like how you did the ebony in almost a pyramid instead of the softer pillowed look.. I like it a lot more…makes it look extremely clean and crisp…

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richgreer

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#5 posted 02-28-2010 07:56 PM

Excellent work. I really like it.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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blackcherry

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#6 posted 02-28-2010 08:05 PM

Well done Dave, the wood is absolutely first rate and the finish just bring out all the grain. It’s already showing the aged patina characteristics. Please forward for a closer look. Nice work…Blkcherry

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GMman

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#7 posted 02-28-2010 08:30 PM

Great looking table , great job.

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Maveric777

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#8 posted 02-28-2010 08:36 PM

Now that is a very nice table…. Outstanding work!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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grizzman

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#9 posted 02-28-2010 08:38 PM

Dave that is a beautiful table and a job so well done…Ive always loved the green and green and you certainly did them proud..thanks for posting….cant wait to see whats next…grizzman

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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webwood

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#10 posted 02-28-2010 08:53 PM

very sharp – clean lines – great wood choice

-- -erik & christy-

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Troy

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#11 posted 02-28-2010 09:36 PM

Very nice work! I would definitely like to make some in the future.

-- Troy Bouffard || Master Sergeant, US Army (Retired) || http://www.birchhillwoodcrafts.com

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stefang

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#12 posted 02-28-2010 10:12 PM

Outstanding work and a beautiful table as well. Please mail your skills to me here in Norway.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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crosseyedcarver

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#13 posted 02-28-2010 10:24 PM

Beautiful table very nice work!

-- Tim, Tallahasse FL

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Loucarb

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#14 posted 02-28-2010 10:43 PM

Fantastic craftsmanship. Well done.

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JimNEB

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#15 posted 02-28-2010 11:05 PM

What a nice looking piece of work!

-- Jim, Nebraska

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