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Live Edge Walnut Shuffleboard w Monkeypod Playing Surface

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Project by 2Panther posted 01-10-2018 04:00 PM 1467 views 4 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s where I’ve been the last few to 6 weeks…

This 12’ Live edge walnut shuffleboard table set with a matching bench & maple hard top.
Trimmed out with some more of that birdseye maple from Yellowstone.

The Box frame wound up being finished @ 10/4 by the time all was said and done. The Monkeypod finished off at 9/4 + another 1/4” after the two coats of epoxy. The bench came in at 12/4 (made sure that was super-duty due to the 10’6” length and the legs having to tuck under the shuffleboard table when not in use.
Note the bench is on the wrong side of table for actual use but that was the clients doing for the pics (and his wife decided to do some test painting on the walls just before we set it all up).

Also provide customized puck caps{one set in walnut / one in maple} (can’t find the pic atm) with clients logo engraved in them which was to accent the walnut of the table and in-laid birdseye maple score lines.

Anyway, it was a truly fun project which brought on at least one more game (next only 9’ lg but live edge as well) and have already started that project as well as 9-10 others already on the books.

So, 2018 (Happy New Year BTW!) is turning out to be busier than 2017 ~ only problem I see there is, I’m also a year older!!

Just uploaded one of the walnut puck caps that go with the set.

-- AAW, Montana (AKA Steve) -- Start by doing what's Necessary, Then move on to the Possible, Next thing you know; You're doing the Impossible!!





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JerryLH

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#1 posted 01-10-2018 04:06 PM

Beautiful (with a capital B) work. Impressive.

-- Develop your character -- for it becomes your destiny. Jerry - Mannford, Ok

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woodshaver Tony C

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#2 posted 01-10-2018 05:12 PM

Wow! That is one beautiful Shuffleboard Table! Love it!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#3 posted 01-10-2018 05:49 PM

Very well done Steve!

-- It is not necessary for Some People to turn OFF the LIGHT to be IN the DARK!

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2Panther

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#4 posted 01-10-2018 07:42 PM

Thank you Jerry, Tony, and Rick.
A load of hrs into this one.

-- AAW, Montana (AKA Steve) -- Start by doing what's Necessary, Then move on to the Possible, Next thing you know; You're doing the Impossible!!

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#5 posted 01-10-2018 07:45 PM

You did a beautiful job on this shuffle board piece. Nice work!

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

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Boxguy

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#6 posted 01-11-2018 12:29 AM

Steve, this is quite a project. You are really working big on this one. Nice job, great selection of materials.

-- Big Al in IN

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2Panther

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#7 posted 01-11-2018 12:38 AM

Thanks Charles and big Al. This one was 12’ and that was a project! Looks like I’ve got an order for a 20-22’ now!
That’s going to be an interesting build, just working out details now.

-- AAW, Montana (AKA Steve) -- Start by doing what's Necessary, Then move on to the Possible, Next thing you know; You're doing the Impossible!!

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#8 posted 01-11-2018 11:12 AM

Very nice, I love “LIVE EDGE”

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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woodsmithshop

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#9 posted 01-11-2018 01:38 PM

And I always had it in my head that only Hard Maple could be used for a shuffleboard top, WOW, was I wrong.great job.

-- Smitty!!!

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2Panther

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#10 posted 01-11-2018 03:33 PM

Thanks Hunter and Smitty.
Smitty, I’ve always thought and worked outside the box, maybe that’s why I’m so damn busy?? ;-)
Not complaining about that…The 9’ one in progress has an Acacia and Walnut playing surface with a walnut live edge box.
Hope to get that wrapped up in coming weeks.
BTW, not sure if you’ve ever worked with Monkeypod? But fair warning a mask is an absolute must!!! This stuff is a killer! ( Not saying a mask shouldn’t always be used, but there are times when I skip it for whatever reason…. Monkeypod will never be one of those.

-- AAW, Montana (AKA Steve) -- Start by doing what's Necessary, Then move on to the Possible, Next thing you know; You're doing the Impossible!!

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#11 posted 01-12-2018 12:30 AM

awesome

-- Vince

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#12 posted 01-13-2018 08:18 PM

Yes this is truly awesome work…

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2Panther

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#13 posted 01-13-2018 08:30 PM

Thanks Vince & Dann. Loved this project, and it’s amazing what a couple hundred hours will turn into ;-)

-- AAW, Montana (AKA Steve) -- Start by doing what's Necessary, Then move on to the Possible, Next thing you know; You're doing the Impossible!!

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