Small Maple Table

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Project by littlecope posted 10-04-2010 01:30 AM 1533 views 0 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made for Computer Use, Breakfast, Writing, Reading, etc. in Bed…
I’m no artist, but an attempt was made this time to make something with a light and whimsical feel to it… a “happy” table, if you will…
I’d like to think I was at least partially successful…
At least the last picture shows that it was well received!!! Although it was hard to get Debbie’s attention… She was already too busy on-line… :)
The construction was blogged, beginning here:
Thanks for your interest, my Friends… Any Questions, Comments, and/or Criticism are Welcome!!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#1 posted 10-04-2010 01:39 AM

Hey Little… great end to the blog and a great reception from Deb.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#2 posted 10-04-2010 01:40 AM

looks like one happy table to me

and the way you ‘splayed’ the legs
is genius

great piece !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#3 posted 10-04-2010 01:50 AM

Hi Mike,
So cool, it was a pleasure to read your way to the result, and now a pleasure to see the smile on Debbies face.
I love the color, it’s one of my favorites – if it’s tis red orange Japanese color as I see on my screen.
Big heart . big smile.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#4 posted 10-04-2010 01:51 AM

Unique design cool table

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 10-04-2010 02:28 AM

It’s fun… it’s whimsical….. it’s got the model of the year! :-)

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

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#6 posted 10-04-2010 02:46 AM

Very nice ,I like the legs. Also enjoyed the blog.

-- Paul , Calfornia

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#7 posted 10-04-2010 03:19 AM

Useful little table. I like the orange top.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

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#8 posted 10-04-2010 03:26 AM

Really great table, Mike!

From the smile on Debbie’s face, I’d say it is perfect!


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#9 posted 10-04-2010 03:42 AM

Great work Mike!
It´s gonna be tough getting her up from bed now !!

-- Back home. Fernando

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#10 posted 10-04-2010 05:13 AM

It sure did come out happy :)

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#11 posted 10-04-2010 06:05 AM

Lookin good from here Mike:-) great design and build.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#12 posted 10-04-2010 06:06 AM

Great job Mike.
It looks like Deb approves totally!
That leg design is cool.

-- Eric, central Florida

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#13 posted 10-04-2010 06:07 AM

Mike….....nifty table… design….....great blog series!!!

looks like the table has been claimed…..might have to make a matching piece for yourself!!!!


-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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#14 posted 10-04-2010 08:07 AM

I does look great and well received. I think that you hit everything that you were going for right on the head. It was nice to see it all come together.

-- Cheers and God Bless

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#15 posted 10-04-2010 08:40 AM

Beautiful Mike :)
from the last picture it definitely looks like your hard work paid off well
great blog, i really enjoyed following this

-- Flemming. It's only a mistake if you can't fix it.

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