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Project by herbr posted 1561 days ago 1077 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this mission style coffee table for my wife on her birthday.The plans were taken from Woodcraft Magazine Dec 07/Jan08 issue. The article was by Robert J. Settich with the design by Jim Probst. Instead of quartersawn oak I used standard 2X6`s for the legs and frame. I used edge glued 3/4 inch pine for the top and shelf. The finish was golden oak stain and Minwax Marine clear gloss varnish.

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Beginningwoodworker

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#1 posted 1561 days ago

Nice coffee table.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#2 posted 1561 days ago

Beautiful design. I like the elegance of the narrow apron and drawers, rather than thick and clunky. Nice job, but I have to ask.. how does she feel about it being on the dining table? ;-)

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#3 posted 1560 days ago

Very nice!

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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herbr

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#4 posted 1560 days ago

Lol if she saw it there she would probably kill me! Just a good place to get a full view picture of it.

-- Spread love with our work

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#5 posted 1560 days ago

Good job!! Nice design.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 1559 days ago

It looks great. But I have one question. Why did you put another table on top of it? ;-)

-- I'd like to believe Murphy's Law haunts my woodshop, because if it's Karma it would mean I had something to do with it. - K.R.

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