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Knotty Alder Table set

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Project by beginrbldr posted 1431 days ago 1888 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well heres the tables i said i was going to post. 3 months later here ya go. lol. I built these tables out of knotty alder and i hand cut the dovetails on the ovel table drawer. The finish is Deft laquer. Good news is the customers were very happy with the turnout. I could have done so much better on them. I havent had to much motivation to go all out i guess. My next project will be a mahogony Entry door. Im replace an exsisting new mahogony door. The door is already falling apart. bought from a door company. lol.

-- Jeff, Laguna Hills CA





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janice

1079 posts in 1923 days


#1 posted 1431 days ago

That is one nice set of tables there! I realy like the doves tails on that oval table. And hand cut? And your name is beginrbldr’s? They turned out really nice. Too bad they are for somebody else.

-- Janice

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Monty Queen

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#2 posted 1431 days ago

Great job. Looks Awesome.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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beginrbldr

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#3 posted 1431 days ago

hahaha i like my name on here. and thank you for the comments.

-- Jeff, Laguna Hills CA

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janice

1079 posts in 1923 days


#4 posted 1431 days ago

What I meant was, I think your name means beginner builder? You don’t look like a beginner to me. I like your name too, but it doesnt fit the project here. : )

-- Janice

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Maveric777

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#5 posted 1431 days ago

Awesome work Jeff. I really like how the alder looks with that finish. My good friend would go crazy over these. Way to go!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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workerinwood

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#6 posted 1431 days ago

Great job!! Nice design.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Gerry

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#7 posted 1431 days ago

Nice job, and you’ve given me inspiration for a finish on the knotty alder tables I’m building right now. Will post them when I get closer to finishing.

-- -Gerry, Hereford, AZ ” A really good woodworker knows how the hide his / her mistakes.”

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 1431 days ago

Interesting well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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beginrbldr

99 posts in 1541 days


#9 posted 1431 days ago

well Janice that is what that name means. lol. I still have so much to learn though. And Gerry Im looking forward in seeing your tables as well.

-- Jeff, Laguna Hills CA

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#10 posted 1430 days ago

Nice job on those

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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