Solid Jatoba Bartop

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Project by bigjerpare posted 04-10-2010 08:23 AM 2005 views 8 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is an island for a kitchen we did

-- Jeremy D Pare, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

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#1 posted 04-10-2010 08:49 AM


Thanks for posting that one. It’s a nice one also! Teal Blue, one of my favourite colours! I’m not familiar with Jatoba Wood but if that’s the Natural Colour it’s Beautiful! Almost the same Colour as the Tim Hortons Coffe Cup beside it ..LOL..

Is that a Bosch Palm Router over on the other counter? If so ..I bought one a month ago. Love it!!! ZOOM… ZOOM… All Done!! Now I leave the Skill Plunger/Fixed attached to the underside of the table.


-- The difference between Genius & Stupidity is that Genius has it's Limit!

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#2 posted 04-10-2010 12:27 PM

Very very nice piece of jatoba bartop and a kitchen island – a kitchen island of precious treasure, for sure!
I like your kitchen cabinet – design & layout & colour (is it the final colour anyway?).
Thanks for sharing.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#3 posted 04-10-2010 01:17 PM

Hi Jeremy,

Nice workmanship and design choices there.



-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#4 posted 04-10-2010 06:18 PM

thanks guys, yeah it turned out nice, th at is the final color, actually kind of a dark forrest green (kinda), the jatoba works a lot like mahogany , nice grain, very straight, super heavy though haha…

and thats a case for a Bosche drill back there, but we do have a few routers of theirs too, very good equipment,

thanks guys

-- Jeremy D Pare, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

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#5 posted 04-11-2010 05:14 AM

Hi there,

very nice build on this island… looks great…

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

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#6 posted 04-11-2010 06:15 AM

hi, thank you, great to get a compliment every now and then

-- Jeremy D Pare, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

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