cherry and maple end tables

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Project by bent posted 1395 days ago 1559 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i was planing some maple for another project and came across 1 board that was mineral stained that i really like. i saved it and built these 2 end tables to showcase it. i think it will stand out even more as the cherry ages. i didn’t have any 2” cherry at the time, so the legs are a cherry/maple lamination. however, i like that look and i think they help visually tie the piece together.

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#1 posted 1395 days ago

That board is indeed very good looking. I agree about the legs as well, you hardly notice since it ties in so well.

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#2 posted 1395 days ago

Nice combination of the woods. Looks cool. Good job.

-- Don - Rochester, NY

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#3 posted 1395 days ago

I really like the simple design to highlight the great grain in that maple. Thanks for sharing.

-- David from Indiana --

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#4 posted 1395 days ago

That spalted/stained/whatever maple looks wicked! I also agree about the laminated legs. Did you taper them so slighty that it isn’t really visible?

-- Holy scrap Barkman!

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#5 posted 1395 days ago

man those tables looks great i love the wood and the finish the legs look great to me keep up the good work

-- Bryant north carolina

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#6 posted 1394 days ago

Very Nice!!!

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#7 posted 221 days ago

Real good; those should put a smile on your face ;-)

-- Gary, Florida.

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