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Project by Stahl posted 05-24-2017 08:46 PM 925 views 2 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Lots of Glue. Table built with Maple, Zebrawood, Purpleheart, Padauk, Walnut, and Wenge. Always wanted to do something like this. used almost all my scrap, and then a little extra.





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#1 posted 05-24-2017 08:50 PM

oh my god

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#2 posted 05-24-2017 09:00 PM

Sweet, and wow lots of glue is right :)

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#3 posted 05-24-2017 09:09 PM

WOW..that is a wild table!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#4 posted 05-24-2017 09:13 PM

Super job. Looks great. I did something like this for a few shop cabinet doors years ago but not this wild.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#5 posted 05-24-2017 09:42 PM

That’s a crazy useful use of useful and crazy wood! Love it! It’s about time I’ve seen this! I’ve wanted to do this….just afraid it would take too much time. How much time is invested? Saving to favorites!!

-- "The notes I handle no better than many pianists. But the pauses between the notes - ah, that is where the art resides!" --Artur Schnabel

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Stahl

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#6 posted 05-24-2017 10:08 PM

Not really sure on the time. I would work on it here and there. The glueing was a pain in the rear, but I will do another for sure.

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Jamie McDonald

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#7 posted 05-24-2017 11:36 PM

Did you use a general uniform width or thickness as you were cutting or glueing up?

-- "The notes I handle no better than many pianists. But the pauses between the notes - ah, that is where the art resides!" --Artur Schnabel

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pressjockey

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#8 posted 05-25-2017 12:54 AM

That is really unique! Very interesting.

-- Pete, Whitehall, PA

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Stahl

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#9 posted 05-25-2017 02:22 AM

Used 1”x1” for top, 1/2”x1/2” (shelf and legs), 1/8”x1/2” Legs. All different lengths.

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builtinbkyn

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#10 posted 05-25-2017 03:20 AM

I like it and the idea behind it :) I also like the fact that you shaped the legs, top and shelf instead of leaving them linear. It’s certainly not for every decor, but it’s quirky and fun. Nice work!

-- Bill, Yo!......in Brooklyn :)

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#11 posted 05-25-2017 05:59 AM

Well done!

-- irtamos, Belgium

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#12 posted 05-25-2017 07:54 AM

That’s cool, well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#13 posted 05-25-2017 11:24 AM

That is gallery quality. Amazing

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#14 posted 05-25-2017 01:06 PM

This is a beautiful and creative table and very colorful. It is also nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#15 posted 05-25-2017 02:20 PM

Great job! You put a lot of work into this. You basically had to make your own wood!

-- Dave, York, PA, Wildside Woodworking

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