his and hers entry table

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Project by pimpson posted 07-20-2010 03:26 AM 4975 views 65 times favorited 35 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an entry table I came up with for storing keys wallet and whatever else you need when head out the door. The inside compartment is a square walnut bowl the legs are walnut the rest is koa except for a few ebony accents the table is 33” tall 42” long 16” deep. The way the lids open is there are two ebony buttons on the under side of the table that pop the lids open. The reason I went with the bowls is I can’t stand making dovetail boxes and i enjoy turning bowls.

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#1 posted 07-20-2010 03:31 AM

Cool design and wonderful wood great all the way around.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 07-20-2010 03:34 AM

Absolutely beautiful !

-- -- Neil

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#3 posted 07-20-2010 04:09 AM

beautifully designed and executed. the turned bowls are a nice surprise when you open those lids.

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#4 posted 07-20-2010 04:17 AM

Beautiful table that is sure to grace any entryway! I like the idea of a turned bowl cut to fit the space. That is thinking outside the box!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#5 posted 07-20-2010 04:18 AM

I like that a lot nice work….......................Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www.

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#6 posted 07-20-2010 04:19 AM

nice table and an A for the design. The finish is beautiful. Great job

-- F.Little

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#7 posted 07-20-2010 04:27 AM

Very impressive detail and design. Beautifully done and excellent craftsmanship. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 07-20-2010 04:28 AM

What a stunning piece of work. What did you finish it with? The finish looks great.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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#9 posted 07-20-2010 05:00 AM

very cool!! looks fantastic – the design is great, and the finish is even better!

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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#10 posted 07-20-2010 05:03 AM

This is going to sound redundant – but that is a really nice design! Materials and workmanship are wonderful!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#11 posted 07-20-2010 05:05 AM

I have to agree with everyone else, it is beautiful.
Love the design, going to put this on my todo list.

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#12 posted 07-20-2010 05:53 AM

I really like how you did the hidden compartments. Nice work.

-- Russ

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#13 posted 07-20-2010 11:29 AM

I like your original design too. Great work and beautiful! I also like the security element in your design. Here in Norway many folks have key cabinets and such near their front door and this seems like an advantage for a thief to take keys not only to the house, but also the car and maybe the office too. Your design seems a very nice way to solve that problem.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#14 posted 07-20-2010 11:42 AM

Beautiful Piece, my Friend…
Welcome to Lumberjocks!!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#15 posted 07-20-2010 01:30 PM

great thinking..great designing..great completion…

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