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Project by AandCstyle posted 09-30-2017 07:08 PM 776 views 7 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We currently have a glass table in our kitchen which I don’t find aesthetically pleasing so I decided to make one that would fill the bill. I really didn’t have to work too hard to get approval from the kitchen supervisor either. :)

The table is qswo and measures 42” across and stands 30” high. I finished it with Minwax Golden Oak 610B and 3-4 coats of Arm-R-Seal with light sanding with 400G between coats. Now, I need to wait for the finish to completely cure before putting the table into service.

I will post a detailed blog as well should anyone have any questions. Thanks for looking!

-- Art





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Jerry

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#1 posted 09-30-2017 07:36 PM

Absolutely beautiful work, especially on the sawing! I love the style and design. The through tusk tenons just add the finishing touvh to this masterpiece. Great job!

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://www.geraldlhunsucker.com/

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#2 posted 09-30-2017 08:03 PM

Beautiful table Art!

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pintodeluxe

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#3 posted 09-30-2017 08:36 PM

Love that joinery! Beautiful table. Fine, fine work here.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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Grumpymike

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#4 posted 09-30-2017 08:44 PM

Wow! what great table. you were fortunate to find QSWO with such beautiful rays … Your supplier did well.
I like the tripod legs, with the thru tenons and wedge a true A&C style,

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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Alongiron

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#5 posted 09-30-2017 08:51 PM

Beautiful grain pattern, love the finish, top notch craftsmanship, what’s not to love about this table! How are the chairs coming along?!?

-- Measure twice and cut once.....sneak up on it! Steve Lien

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JimYoung

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#6 posted 09-30-2017 10:13 PM

Beautiful joinery.

-- -Jim, "Society is well governed when its people obey the magistrates, and the magistrates obey the law." -- Solon

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#7 posted 09-30-2017 10:59 PM

Really nice work

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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swirt

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#8 posted 10-01-2017 02:06 AM

Table design looks great. Wood looks awesome. Nice work.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#9 posted 10-01-2017 04:44 AM

Spectacular. Did you wipe that finish on or spray?

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AandCstyle

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#10 posted 10-01-2017 11:21 AM

Thanks, everyone!

Mike, the table has 4 legs, one in back is hidden. I also posted a blog with more detail.

Steve, haha! You win the prize for guessing the next project. I have started the chairs, but they will take a while, I am hoping before Christmas, but don’t hold me to that.

Colonel, I wiped the Arm-R-Seal on. It goes very quickly and there were no issues with dripping or sagging.

-- Art

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helluvawreck

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#11 posted 10-01-2017 01:05 PM

You did a very nice job on this table and the wood is wonderful.

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

-- 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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CaptainSkully

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#12 posted 10-01-2017 02:40 PM

Awesome Art, as usual! I’ve really missed your posts. I’m glad you’re back and thanks for taking the time to make the blog too.

-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails

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splintergroup

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#13 posted 10-01-2017 02:58 PM

It’s a real beaut Art!

I thought it was a side table in the pictures, lack of scale in the background I suppose 8^)

You have a real talent for that QSWO and impressive joinery. Glad to see your putting your shuttered existence in the past and getting a-round to more Art-ful platforms!

(sorry, all I could come up with!)

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Mark

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#14 posted 10-01-2017 03:42 PM

Well done Art. Beautiful job. Really like your the tenons and wedges. That really makes the piece.

-- Mark

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AandCstyle

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#15 posted 10-01-2017 04:21 PM

Thanks, everyone.

Geez, Splint, the only reason I post these projects is to give you an outlet for your puns. Chairs will be next so please don’t sit on your laurels and start to arm yourself.

-- Art

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