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Project by DaytonB posted 2498 days ago 4656 views 21 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first Coffee table is based, or at least inspired, again by a Sam Maloof sketch I saw in a book about his work. I believe the sketch was for a round dinning table but I thought it would be a neat oval coffee table. The base reminds me of a Sci-fi, or Star Wars, space ship landing gear. It looks fairly fragile but is surprisingly strong, I would have to stand on the end and maybe even jump to break it. The top is book matched.

Dayton

www.daytonwooddesign.com





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mot

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#1 posted 2498 days ago

DaytonB, you’re posting some amazing work here. It’s a good morning to check in at LJ. Really nice projects!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 2498 days ago

Beautiful design and workmanship!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Damian Penney

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#3 posted 2498 days ago

Really, really nice, like this a lot….

-- I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it. - Pablo Picasso

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MsDebbieP

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#4 posted 2498 days ago

beautiful. I really love the legs on this

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Dorje

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#5 posted 2497 days ago

wonderful!

-- Dorje (pronounced "door-jay"), Seattle, WA

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schwingding

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#6 posted 2446 days ago

Wow, that is art, along with all of your other projects. You’re quite a craftsman!

-- Just another woodworker

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trifern

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#7 posted 2286 days ago

Amazing table. Clean design, flawless execution, and wonderful finish. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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mcoyfrog

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#8 posted 2204 days ago

Stunning!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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

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