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End-Grain End Tables with Crates

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Project by LightfootLtd posted 02-06-2017 12:42 AM 666 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are made from an assortment of wood I have been collecting for a while.
The top was once a rafter in a Pennsylvania barn.
The Legs were once siding on a Virginia barn.
The bottom shelf was once a door threshold in a D.C. Condo building.
The Crate was once a simple pallet.
I have trouble throwing away nice pieces of wood, so I enjoy these smaller projects where I get to give them new life.
The finish is shellac over BLO.

-- LightfootLtd.Wordpress.com www.facebook.com/LightfootLtd





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Kelster58

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#1 posted 02-06-2017 12:52 AM

That is a very nice table and crate, Very functional and a great way to use off cuts. Outstanding work there.

-- K. Stone “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin

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#2 posted 02-06-2017 01:00 AM

WOW. Great job.
They are beautiful, what a magic way to use small pieces.
I’m a bit like you, I think I have a piece of wood from everywhere we go.
Thank 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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#3 posted 02-06-2017 02:06 AM

Came out looking sir

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

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canadianchips

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#4 posted 02-06-2017 03:15 AM

I really enjoy seeing these things built.
Items like that are popular here right now !
Thanks for sharing !

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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#5 posted 02-06-2017 06:45 PM

These rustic tables turned out beautifully. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 02-07-2017 12:44 AM

I like it sir. Nice work. I like it enough to capture the picture for future thoughts on using the style for a top.

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