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Project by Jesse.R posted 12-18-2017 02:36 AM 1056 views 8 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

just finished this for my brothers house. base is 4×6 and 2×6 solid walnut. he wanted it heavy… its built to be able to be taken apart quickly if needed but still solid the stretcher is attached with a bedrail connector and the 2 angle supports have 1/2 dowels and a sliding tennon in the bottom the a threaded insert bolt locking both sides of the angle bracket. takes about 1 minute to assemble. he wanted it professionally finished they used some kind of sprayed danish oil iv never seen before.

-- jesse





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swirt

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#1 posted 12-18-2017 03:07 AM

Wow!! That is quite amazing in the quality of the wood, and the design.

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

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bjudt

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#2 posted 12-18-2017 03:38 AM

This is a SOLID table and an instant family heirloom. Congratulations on your beautiful work.

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#3 posted 12-18-2017 05:04 AM

Beautiful.

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#4 posted 12-18-2017 02:31 PM

I think I can safely say I’ve never seen such large chunks of walnut before! You did great!

-- Pete

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#5 posted 12-18-2017 06:40 PM

Wow! This massive table is so beautiful and nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#6 posted 12-18-2017 09:17 PM

you sure did right by that tree. nice work.

-- -- Tommaso -- tommasomade.com --

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HandyHousewife

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#7 posted 12-19-2017 12:39 AM

This is the most beautiful table I’ve ever seen! Now I know what I’m going to make for my dining room table. :-)

-- Striving for function *and* form, but settling quite happily for function. ;-)

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#8 posted 12-19-2017 01:11 AM

Stunning.

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#9 posted 12-19-2017 02:12 AM

Absolutely love the base!! Job well done!!

RFCB

-- Greg Gimbel, Rifle, Colorado, http://roaringforkcustombilliards.com

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majuvla

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#10 posted 12-19-2017 08:02 AM

Wow, that’s colosal! I like that massive, rustic, live edge, old barn style.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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AlmostRetired

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#11 posted 12-21-2017 03:52 PM

Great table….love that edge.

Roger

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#12 posted 12-21-2017 05:19 PM

Beautiful. This table will last for centuries and become a very valuable heirloom. Brilliant work!!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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