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Pine and black walnut, garnet shellac and arm-a-seal… the finish didn’t turn out very good. I didn’t have time to redo it. Oh well…..thanks
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#1 posted 09-24-2010 01:58 PM
Beautiful. Love those drawer fronts.
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#2 posted 09-24-2010 02:05 PM
Great job, very nice!!
-- Jack, Albuquerque
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#3 posted 09-24-2010 02:40 PM
That is a sharp looking table. I love garnet and amber shellac; they give such a nice glow to the wood. Very nice build and finish.
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#4 posted 09-24-2010 04:26 PM
Finish looks fine from here! A very nice table – I like the walnut/stainless combination.
-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive
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#5 posted 09-24-2010 04:36 PM
Excellent design and build.
The choice of material is nice. I like the way you used the knots/wild grain in the pine on the drawers.
The finish looks very good in the photos. I like the warm tones the garnet shellac imparts to the wood.
Keep up the good work!
-- Herb, Florida - Here's why I close most messages with "Be Careful!" http://lumberjocks.com/HerbC/blog/17090
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#6 posted 09-24-2010 06:07 PM
Spot on with this design, love the drawer fronts like others. I wise woodworker on here once told me, “I’m always amazed at how many people aviod knots in projects and want the wood to be 100% clear” I have to agree with him and your choice to use it in your project! Well done.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
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#7 posted 09-24-2010 06:16 PM
That’s a nice table. I like the hourglass legs.
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#8 posted 09-24-2010 06:25 PM
The finish look incredible! well propotioned design as well!
-- Lars Öhlin [Sweden - Helsingborg - Domsten]
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#9 posted 09-24-2010 07:03 PM
Not very good??? This table is great.The design is well tought. The drawers front is well synchronized.
-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA
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#10 posted 09-24-2010 08:27 PM
Oh I sure hope that you have little ones, this is going to be a show piece for picture taking in the future. I can see a little girl with flour everywhere making Dad a warm batch of cookies…enjoy this came out first rate…BC
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#11 posted 09-24-2010 08:29 PM
Nice looking island.
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#12 posted 09-24-2010 09:44 PM
dont discount the finish, it looks great from here.
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#13 posted 09-25-2010 02:17 AM
I like your island. I’m usually not a big fan of pine and I’ve never used pine and walnut together, but I really like the contrast and what you did with the drawer fronts could make anyone a fan of Pine!. Great job. What’s wrong with the finish? Looks good in the pictures! You have a winner there.
-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com
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#14 posted 09-25-2010 04:13 AM
I cleaned my computer screen, and the finish still looks great. You really made the pine look elegant, and I don’t think thats easy to do. Nice job!!!
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#15 posted 09-25-2010 04:19 AM
I think this is a great idea. I know my wife would like it.
-- Daniel - http://theloveofwood.blogspot.com/
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