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Project by GMatheson posted 1526 days ago 2571 views 10 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a table I made last summer as a wedding gift. Its made of lacewood and I forget the dimensions but I think the top was approx. 18”-20” wide.

-- Greg in Ontario, Canada





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richgreer

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#1 posted 1526 days ago

That is a very nice table. Well done.

I don’t want to start any controversy but lacewood and leopardwood are often confused. Lacewood is from Australia and has smaller “scales”. Leopaardwood is from South America and has larger “scales”. Based on my exposure to both, this looks more like leopardwood. You may want to look at pictures of lacewood and leopardwood on the internet and check it for yourself.

It really does not matter. This is a beautiful table regardless of which wood it is.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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OutPutter

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#2 posted 1526 days ago

Man G, I got to get me some of that wood. First the rocking chair and now this. Forget tasteful highlights for outstanding pieces, I want more, more, more. Superb project.

-- Jim

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SCOTSMAN

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#3 posted 1526 days ago

Nice design and workmanship, lovely ,even beautiful finish ,and timber ,well done I love this piece very exciting.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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Monty Queen

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#4 posted 1526 days ago

Great Job. Looks very good.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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Sonny

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#5 posted 1526 days ago

awesome piece!!

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childress

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#6 posted 1526 days ago

Love the design….Awesome!

-- Childress Woodworks

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 1526 days ago

Very special table

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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lazar

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#8 posted 1526 days ago

Very attractive and unique design.

-- www.woodworkerlazar.com

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lighthearted

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#9 posted 1525 days ago

That’s a beautiful table, what a great gift.

-- Chris http://thelightheartedwoodworker.com/

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Lupo

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#10 posted 1525 days ago

That is one of my favorite woods! Looks great and is heavy enough to hold the house down during a Tornado!!!!

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Div

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#11 posted 1525 days ago

Nice design, love the “floating” top. Isn’t lacewood just WOW?!!!

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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pommy

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#12 posted 1525 days ago

nice table there my friend sweet design and love the choice of wood

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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Belg1960

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#13 posted 1525 days ago

Do you perhaps have a pic of the underside? I would love to see how you created the floating top. Very beautiful project that I’m sure the newlyweds must have loved. Pat

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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Karson

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#14 posted 1525 days ago

A great looking table. Nice design.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Joe Lyddon

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#15 posted 1525 days ago

COOL table!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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