Walnut Table

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Project by oicurn2it2 posted 11-23-2007 07:14 AM 3078 views 29 times favorited 27 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this was a monster 9’x44” commissiom
true breadboard 1”x 2”tenon to breadboard (thank you SCMI …)
4’ thick base
3” thick top
10” tressel
7 coats watco danish oil ,hand rubbed wax
and 2 days recovery after delivey…

-- "when you think youre going to slow, slow down just a little bit more" .... Pop's

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#1 posted 11-23-2007 07:20 AM

Fantastic looking table. What did they do for chairs.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#2 posted 11-23-2007 07:24 AM

Wow – that is an incredible piece of workmanship. Beautiful lumber, design and finish.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#3 posted 11-23-2007 08:52 AM

Outstanding piece. Well done!


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#4 posted 11-23-2007 11:58 AM

Wow again!

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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#5 posted 11-23-2007 12:08 PM

yah – amazing!!!!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#6 posted 11-23-2007 12:26 PM

Now thats a table to have Thanksgiving dinner on! Great job!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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Thos. Angle

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#7 posted 11-23-2007 02:43 PM

You must have found the Mother Lode of walnut. That is one massive table and well done as well.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#8 posted 11-23-2007 06:06 PM

Holy moly – that’s one hefty table.

-- Dorje (pronounced "door-jay"), Seattle, WA

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#9 posted 11-23-2007 06:19 PM

Wow! simply stunning! – How are the breadboards attached? – is that a sliding dovetail? (can’t tell from the pix)how did you compensate for expansion/contraction?

-- The Gnarly Wood Shoppe

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#10 posted 11-23-2007 07:23 PM

Beautiful piece of woodworking!

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#11 posted 11-23-2007 07:42 PM

Another beautiful piece. Massive but not as. More graceful, I like it alot. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#12 posted 11-23-2007 08:40 PM

I gotta go check with the dictionary and thesaurus, I can’t come up with adequate words for this piece.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#13 posted 11-24-2007 12:00 AM

“Wow” What a beautiful piece. I love that shine and the size is overwhelmingly pleasing to my eyes…

-- Jason, Wood Working Has Taken Over My Life. And I Love It.

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#14 posted 11-24-2007 12:09 AM

grand ! exellent work . all that walnut musta cost a mint

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#15 posted 11-24-2007 01:23 AM

These are a lot better pix than the ones you sent me. Beautiful work.

-- Peace in Wood ~

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