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Project by McCrafter posted 2432 days ago 1220 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My parents told me that I had to move out of my house right after I graduate so I decided to build my own furniture so it would be cheaper on me. I figured that a dinner table would be a good place to start. I used walnut for the boader and cherry for the inserts and the trim. I plan on putting tile in the triangle spaces and covering the whole top of the table with a bar top finish.





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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 2432 days ago

impressive

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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TreeBones

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#2 posted 2432 days ago

Very impressive. I’ll be looking to see the finished table.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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Karson

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#3 posted 2432 days ago

Great looking. Nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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rikkor

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#4 posted 2432 days ago

Big project. Glad to see you have met the card scraper. It’s a wonderful tool.

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RobS

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#5 posted 2432 days ago

Sounds like a plan. Nice work, I too would like to see a finished shot.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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cajunpen

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#6 posted 2431 days ago

That is an impressive piece of furniture. Keep moving forward and don’t look back. You have the apparent talent to make it on your own if you have to.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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bigpops0259

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#7 posted 2431 days ago

Nice job. Parents were right, a little push and look what you can do. waiting on finish shot.

-- Marty Ohio

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ErsatzTom

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#8 posted 2431 days ago

Definitely follow up when you get the tile and finish on. It looks great now, I bet it will really shine when it is done.

-- Tom, Southwest Florida

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soonersfan63

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#9 posted 1930 days ago

i remember helping you with this tyler. spent every 5th period on it. good times

-- Soonersfan63

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a1Jim

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#10 posted 1930 days ago

Hey Mc
This is one cool table look forward to more.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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