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Curved walnut coffee table (s)

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Project by jcsterling posted 1543 days ago 2092 views 10 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had a curved walnut log sawn several years ago and used the lumber to make several of these coffee tables (two different tables shown). Great looking planks with lots of character. Some small burls on the outside , cracks and great color.

Thanks for looking

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776





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waxman

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#1 posted 1543 days ago

Outstanding use of the curved log. The color is beautiful.

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#3 posted 1543 days ago

Elegant. Well done.

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#4 posted 1543 days ago

John I like the flow of these piece so nicely done. it looks wonderful.

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oldskoolmodder

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#5 posted 1543 days ago

Great use of beautiful wood. Excellent design!

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

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#6 posted 1543 days ago

Wow! Nice one!

You made the most with the least. Great simple design that brings out the beautiful wood and showcases your total ability…............

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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OttoH

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#7 posted 1543 days ago

Wonderful design, a great way to take an what could be considered an imperfect board and turn it into a perfect piece.

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EternalDesign

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#8 posted 1543 days ago

As always looks great.

-- Brian, Eternal Furniture & Design http://www.eternal-furniture.com

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Steven H

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#9 posted 1543 days ago

I like it.

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Monty Queen

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#10 posted 1542 days ago

Wow,Fantastic work.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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Blake

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#11 posted 1542 days ago

oh man, that is cool.

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Doug Nordberg

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#12 posted 1542 days ago

GREAT piece.

-- Doug, Cody Wyo

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#13 posted 1541 days ago

Now thats the way a curved log should be used! Beautiful.

-- Grant, Tryon, NC

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FrankLad

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#14 posted 1541 days ago

Such a cool piece! Very nice work on this, John!

-- Frank, Mississippi, Handcrafted wooden rings - http://www.bentwoodrings.com

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jcsterling

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#15 posted 1541 days ago

Thanks for all the kind remarks. I have 3 pieces left from this tree that may used for the same design or maybe a new inspiration will hit me.

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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