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Project by dan mosheim posted 1523 days ago 2003 views 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I posted photos of these two tables here a couple of weeks ago and these are pretty much more of the same … The last post was mostly about the 20’ table and last Friday we finished the 26’ table. I have siince added more information and pictures regarding the whole process on our dorset custom furniture blog ... check it out there if you’re interested in how a really big table goes together and is designed to be moved to a site 400 miles away when it’s finished …

-- dan,vermont,http://dorsetcustomfurniture.blogspot.com/





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levan

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#1 posted 1523 days ago

Another fantastic table Dan. I’m curious what does one of those weigh.

-- Lynn "If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right". Henry Ford

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dan mosheim

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#2 posted 1523 days ago

we’re thinking the 26’ table has about 2500 pounds of granite, a couple hundred pounds of steel and a bunch of mdf, plywood, cherry and finish … Would 3500 pounds be unreasonable ??? we don’t have a scale that big

dan

-- dan,vermont,http://dorsetcustomfurniture.blogspot.com/

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Knothead62

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#3 posted 1523 days ago

What are the rectangular holes for? Computer cables? Nice table! Glad I don’t have to help load it for delivery.

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 1523 days ago

Wow those are bigins nice work

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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CharlieM1958

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#5 posted 1523 days ago

WOW!

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

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mtnwild

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#6 posted 1522 days ago

Amazing. Lot of knowledge and experience there. Very cool…............

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

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Jonathan Szczepanski

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#7 posted 1522 days ago

That’s just sick! (in a good way :-). When someone says “Pass the rolls” they just might actually have to throw them.

-- Jonathan

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PflugervilleSteve

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#8 posted 1522 days ago

Looking over your older projects and posts as well as your web site, I have to say, wow. You’ve done some beautiful work. I hope you sign all your stuff, because I suspect most of it will outlive you, your kids, and maybe longer…

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lanwater

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#9 posted 1522 days ago

At first I was reading 26” and then it hit me its in feet. I went holly…
beautifull tables.

is that blue eye granite on the top?

How are you going to move it?

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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stefang

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#10 posted 1521 days ago

Fantastic custom project Dan. It takes guts to undertake commissions like that, but you did yourself proud as always. Give your crew my regards for such great work too please.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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ND2ELK

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#11 posted 1521 days ago

Very impressive looking conference tables. I had an opportunity to make some conference tables this big during my career. It was a lot of fun to figure out how to make them. You sure do some beautiful work. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Roz

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#12 posted 1519 days ago

Very nice

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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falegniam

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#13 posted 1518 days ago

wow those are huge. nice design, and colors, good contrast…conference tables?

-- If you work you eat - If you don't work, you eat, drink, and sleep.

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