Shaker style end table

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Project by Justin Ford posted 05-29-2017 12:21 AM 557 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A small shaker table I made out of construction grade lumber the front legs have a cherry inlay around the bottom and the knob is pecan from my tree in my front yard I stained this with a golden pecan and finished with 8 coats of wipe on poly, The drawer is put together with hand cut half blind dovetails my first time cutting dovetails I still got a lot of practice to do before I am going to be happy with the out come but overall I think it turned out nice.

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#1 posted 05-29-2017 01:58 AM

Looks great Justin.

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#2 posted 05-29-2017 03:30 AM

Nice table!!


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#3 posted 05-29-2017 10:57 AM

Looks great!

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#4 posted 05-29-2017 03:06 PM

Good job. I think the dovetails turn out quite nice. Great looking breadboards, too. Keep up the good work.

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#5 posted 05-29-2017 03:10 PM

It’s a very nice table.

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#6 posted 05-30-2017 10:18 AM

Thanks everyone, thanks Ron Aylor I will check it out

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