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Oak Coffee/Cribbage Table

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Project by Andre posted 06-20-2018 01:45 PM 715 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a little Coffee table built for a friend of my Daughter, approx 24” by 46” solid Oak except for the crib board which is 3/4” B.B. Ply. Went with 1/4” pin hinges from L.V. set in Brass inlays to allow for 270 degree lid swing, worked great.
Legs frame was M.T. and the top apron D.T.s. Drawers all 3/4” Oak with alf blinds on the face.
Stained Dark Walnut and finished with Arm-R-Seal except for the inside of the drawers which received OSMOs
Turned a few weird looking pegs to complete the package. Cost of the Material just shy of $500 CAN.
4/4 oak in Feb was $7 bd/ft now $12 ????
Project was longer and harder than I expected for some reason?

-- Lifting one end of the plank.





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MilFlyer

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#1 posted 06-20-2018 04:04 PM

Wow! Really great work! My wife would love something like this. Cribbage seems to be really big with a lot of the wives at bases we’ve been stationed at. Thanks for sharing!

-- VR, Richard "Fear is nothing more than a feeling. You feel hot. You feel hungry. You feel angry. You feel afraid. Fear can never kill you"--Remo Williams

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Jerry

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#2 posted 06-20-2018 06:09 PM

Oh wow! You’re showing us all how it’s done. Beautiful work Andre.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://www.geraldlhunsucker.com/

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oldrivers

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#3 posted 06-20-2018 10:44 PM

Over the top production! Excellent design and workmanship. Congratulations job well done.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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Rick S.

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#4 posted 06-21-2018 02:19 AM

Very Nice & Very Well Done Andre!

-- It is not necessary for Some People to turn OFF the LIGHT to be IN the DARK!

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 06-21-2018 02:16 PM

This is a very nice coffee table and cribbage board. Congratulations

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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John

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#6 posted 06-23-2018 04:13 AM

Beautiful job Andre, it would have taken me a lot longer!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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Brian Gulotta

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#7 posted 06-28-2018 08:34 PM

Great work as usual Andre as. I bet that thing weighs a ton ;) I love your little helper in the first picture. As soon as I can get my space clean enough where he can’t get into anything I will start letting my dog in the shop with me.

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UncleBuck

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#8 posted 06-28-2018 08:49 PM

well done love the oak beautiful work

-- Terry Uncle Buck Carvins "woodworking minus patience equals firewood "

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