Walnut coffee table

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Project by PUREMADNESS posted 06-12-2017 08:27 PM 2149 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

so… I’ve had it with my ikea coffee table, so i decided to make me a new one!
99.9% unplugged, used a tailed sander for the top.
American walnut, and i LOVE it!!

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#1 posted 06-12-2017 09:04 PM

Now I understand….one post in 536 days as a member here! I see that beer bottle hiding in the background! LOL Nice table and glad you decided to join in.

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#2 posted 06-12-2017 09:33 PM

Beautiful work on this. I see so many saying how good walnut is to work with. One day I’ll find some and I hope I produce something as nice as this table :)

-- 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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#3 posted 06-13-2017 01:54 AM

Looks great.

-- Galootish log blog,

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#4 posted 06-13-2017 03:35 PM

This is a very nice table and it turned out beautifully.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#5 posted 06-15-2017 08:38 AM

Thanks for the nice comments!! :)
It was a pleasure building it, walnut is great to work with hand tools!

Papadan, the beer had nothing to do with me being an observer in the past… it’s just for the mood when I’m in the shop. :)

Ofer E

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#6 posted 06-15-2017 09:22 PM

Good looking table. I like the hand tools only approach.

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#7 posted 06-16-2017 10:11 AM

Really nice! I Love the massive look of it.

Every time I do anything with walnut it reminds me of how nice it is to work with. You’ve convinced me to use it more often.

-- -- Don from PA

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