Small ebony stained table.

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Project by Ken Dixon posted 08-06-2010 12:58 PM 2806 views 3 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Exactly the same as the small bed side table except this one is stained using an Ebony stain.
18” high 12” deep 14” wide.
Walnut and Poplar.
Finished with ebony stain, polyurethane, Shellac.
Featuring hand cut half blind dovetails on the drawer and sliding dovetails to join the sides to the legs.

-- Ken, Kanata Ont. Canada

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#1 posted 08-06-2010 01:29 PM

Great job.I like it.

-- ''Carry on my wayward son''

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#2 posted 08-06-2010 02:17 PM

Wow Ken, that is just beautiful.
I would like to take a course from you in finishing.

I really like it,

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#3 posted 08-06-2010 02:24 PM

The table doubles as a mirror…, nice finish.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#4 posted 08-06-2010 02:38 PM

Ken that is a great looking piece, and the finish is off the charts. So you applied the shellac over the poly?

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#5 posted 08-06-2010 03:06 PM

Beautiful, great job! Nice finish.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 08-06-2010 03:47 PM

pretty good, classical things are always beatyful

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#7 posted 08-06-2010 03:58 PM

Beautiful finish on the walnut.

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#8 posted 08-06-2010 04:03 PM

Wow, Ken, that’s a very nice table. Very nice woodwork. You are talented.

-- 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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#9 posted 08-06-2010 05:15 PM

Beautiful table…. Love the finish!

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

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#10 posted 08-06-2010 05:36 PM

wow !! an artistic blend of a shaker looking design with a sultry walnut and contrasting drawer with great dovetails. did you mask the popular or finish the drawer front prior to glue up ?

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#11 posted 08-06-2010 06:06 PM

That is a gorgeous table Ken.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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#12 posted 08-06-2010 07:52 PM


-- "The only limits to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today." - FDR

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#13 posted 08-06-2010 08:01 PM

Beautiful table! You must enjoy finishing a lot!!

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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#14 posted 08-06-2010 08:07 PM

Very nice…great finish on that.

-- Jim, Nebraska

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#15 posted 08-06-2010 08:12 PM

Wow, I wish I could put on a finish like that.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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