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Just a small coffee table

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Project by Izzy1961 posted 06-09-2010 11:51 PM 942 views 2 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a small coffee table I constructed without a plan and out of scrap in my shop. The body of the table is made out of cherry with walnut accents and trim. The top is made out of maple, walnut (some pieces with sapwood), cherry and honey locust. It was just a random pattern. The accents on the legs are star trails that I drew and cut out on my bandsaw. Had to really watch my fingers lol. I used my usual finish of poly, mineral spirits, and boiled linseed oil with a final coat of wax at the end. Boy I love that finish! As before thanks for your eyes and comments.

-- Izzy Ohio





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#1 posted 06-09-2010 11:58 PM

That, my friend is one beautiful piece of art. The finish is gorgious, the selection of wood – incredable. I love the star trails and the three dark dowels on the side.

-- Harold

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#2 posted 06-10-2010 12:10 AM

Thanks so much for your comment its much appreciated

-- Izzy Ohio

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#3 posted 06-10-2010 04:03 PM

Very nice, I like it!!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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