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Ive just been looking for something nice to build so I decided to design a end table with a butcher block top. I wanted something that had a nice contrast between light and dark wood. It is all pine, just with a darker stain every other board. (design I made here: http://akwoodworkin.webs.com/measure%20table.png ) it came out nicer than I thought, probably one of the best projects I made so far. This was a good/fun learning experience for me and would like to hear from everyone on any comments or tips. Thanks

More angles—> http://akwoodworkin.webs.com/End%20table%20finshed%201.png

-- - AndrewKopac.com -





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GaryL

1074 posts in 1415 days


#1 posted 1358 days ago

Nice improvisation with the light and dark stain. Where there’s a will there’s a way. Great job!! Keep up the good work!

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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Chip

1904 posts in 2677 days


#2 posted 1357 days ago

Very nice work Kopac. And you enjoyed creating it. Isn’t woodworking wonderful? My only tip is… keep having fun making sawdust. Thanks for sharing this with us.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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rivergirl

3198 posts in 1423 days


#3 posted 1357 days ago

Nice work Kopac!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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Bradford

1434 posts in 2407 days


#4 posted 1357 days ago

That is a solid build. Your links are a much appreciated addition for those like myself that are wood-a-holics. I love the contrasts. I look forward to your future posts with great anticipation.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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Abbott

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#5 posted 1357 days ago

Oh man that is really nice looking!

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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MickeyGee

118 posts in 1479 days


#6 posted 1357 days ago

Nicely done! Looks like it’s a solid piece.

-- -- Mike

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Diggerjacks

1714 posts in 1724 days


#7 posted 1357 days ago

Nicely done I really like it

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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