Live Edge Deck Table

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Project by TheMilkman posted 10-29-2018 02:48 AM 744 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This one is actually a couple years old. I just came across a picture of it that was taken just after I finished it, and decided to post. My wife had been wanting a table for the deck for some time, and had threatened to go out and buy one (That’s her usual way of kicking my ass in gear). Shortly after, I came across a couple of nice pine slabs at a lumber yard and got to work… Happy wife! Wish I had more pictures to post; it’s now covered up for the winter.

-- Todd, Ontario, CA

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#1 posted 10-29-2018 06:25 AM

Good looking…and finish is astonish!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 10-29-2018 10:54 AM

Great job ! What finish did you use?

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#3 posted 10-29-2018 12:53 PM

Beautiful finish and craftsmanship.

-- Measure twice, cut once, then sand a whole bunch

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#4 posted 10-29-2018 04:01 PM

@Kevin: Stained with Minwax English Chestnut, and finished with Helmsman Spar Urethane.

-- Todd, Ontario, CA

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#5 posted 10-29-2018 06:27 PM

Good choice of finish! Absolutely brilliant job.

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#6 posted 10-30-2018 01:25 AM

Outstanding work. The super strong legs look great and the live edge is one-of-a-kind. Sounds good you have a finish on there for the outdoors. Well done, and thanks for sharing.

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#7 posted 10-30-2018 10:50 AM

Absolutely the best Live edge piece I have seen in years. Freaking great. I am sick of this live edge craze and yet you pulled it off as the perfect use for the style. Bravo – really a great piece,

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#8 posted 10-31-2018 04:32 AM

Wives do know when to push the button that’s for sure! But it was for a good cause indeed, looking at how remarkable this gem turns out to be.

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#9 posted 11-16-2018 04:41 AM

Happy wife, Happy Home, that why I’m married to my woodworking, Married twice ,didn’t work I give it up!

-- Furniture By Douglas, Comstock Park, MI

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