Conference Table

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Project by Corrigithian posted 1437 days ago 2092 views 15 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a conference table that I designed and made. It is made of walnut with a maple inlay. The outside edge is a knife edge that I used various jigs to shape through the planer, tapering it on the radius. It was really fun to make.

Ed Smith, a colleague of mine, deserves honorable mention for contributing to the design and construction of the legs. The legs are on a compound radius with a reverse taper.

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#1 posted 1437 days ago

no matter who you mention

nice to see an honest soul

nice work

keep it going

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#2 posted 1437 days ago

Wow! I love the design—-very classy.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#3 posted 1437 days ago

phenomenal design and build. Those who conference around it should be quite proud.

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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#4 posted 1437 days ago

Very nice! I wish our company would buy this sort of stuff instead of that veneered particle board sh..tuff.

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#5 posted 1437 days ago

The table is gorgeous. Now you need to design and build some chairs that are worthy of the table!

Thanks for posting.


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#6 posted 1437 days ago

Looks perfect. Nice work.

-- Life is about choices. You can spend a lot of money on furniture and have really nice furniture; Or you can spend a lot on tools and have even more expensive, crappy furniture. I made my choice.

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#7 posted 1437 days ago

Exquisite detail and design. Excellent craftsmanship. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

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#8 posted 1437 days ago

very cool table! i hope i have the skill to make something like that some day!! great inspiration to me – thanks for posting

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

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#9 posted 1436 days ago

That really has the WOW factor. Elegant, classy, soooo well done! It’d be interesting to see the chairs they put with it.


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#10 posted 1436 days ago

Now that is one set of mean, well designed and sweetly finished tables….very well done.

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#11 posted 1436 days ago

That is one sweet lookin table. Nice work.

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#12 posted 1436 days ago

That is beautiful.

-- Dale West Central Pa. Do it all, before last call.

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#13 posted 1436 days ago

Great lookin’ table! What kind of finish did you use?

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#14 posted 1436 days ago

This a very beautiful project

How many time to do this table ?

What kind of finish did you use ?

I like it

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#15 posted 1436 days ago

it took about two weeks, and the finish is conversion varnish

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