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Walnut Slab Night Stand

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Project by ToddHolmDotCom posted 06-11-2017 04:53 AM 787 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The nightstand I made with the friend who helped me harvest 1,000 BF of this Walnut from MQB Quantico. That wood is going to yield a lot of nice projects.

-- Todd "I am just a teacher and a carpenter, that doesn't mean I have a God complex. But I am complex."





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woodshaver Tony C

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#1 posted 06-11-2017 10:39 AM

Oh wow! 1000 BF of Walnut! Yummy! Nice table Todd….

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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TonyInPA

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#2 posted 06-11-2017 11:58 AM

Yeah, I’m jealous of that much walnut too!! Hand cutting mortises last night, I realized just how pertinent it is that I have a workbench with a good vise on it. Considered Walnut workbench but that would be an expensive bench. Now if someone with 1000BF wanted to make a charitable donation….I’m kidding of course. ;)

Great looking table.

-- “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the ax.” Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), U.S. President (.....or looking for where I left the Ax last in my case)

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#3 posted 06-11-2017 04:24 PM

That slab has a great heartwood to sapwood ratio. Nice table.

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#4 posted 06-11-2017 06:31 PM

Todd, this night stand is very nice.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#5 posted 06-11-2017 07:24 PM

Tony you are kidding, but if I showed up with the Walnut….well you are too polite to say no now aren’t you. (-:

-- Todd "I am just a teacher and a carpenter, that doesn't mean I have a God complex. But I am complex."

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#6 posted 06-13-2017 08:46 PM

Beautiful work :)

-- Wood Yogi - Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. - Swami Sivananda

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#7 posted 06-13-2017 11:15 PM

How thick is the top?

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ToddHolmDotCom

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#8 posted 06-16-2017 01:58 PM

I think the top was about 2.25 inches thick after all was said and done.

-- Todd "I am just a teacher and a carpenter, that doesn't mean I have a God complex. But I am complex."

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#9 posted 04-04-2018 10:28 PM

Simple design I love it

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

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