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Custom Hickory Live Edge Table Top 12'

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Project by TexPenn posted 02-06-2011 06:00 AM 6031 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Custom Hickory Live Edge Table Top 12X 40 – 48”X1.75”
Made from 3 pieces joined together. 21 Hand cut Walnut butterflys, Spar urethane finish. Joined with #20 biscuts, but I wanted added integrity, so I put a 1”X 6” long dowel going 3” in to each slab at each end. Top only. Customer is supplying their own legs. These pics dont do it justice. You really have to try to pick it up to really get a feel for it!
I buy my logs from an Amish log yard, then mill the logs & dry the slabs before creating all kinds of pieces of this type. More can be seen in my ebay store or at my website.
http://stores.ebay.com/Around-The-Bend-Woodworks?_rdc=1 &
http://www.around-the-bend.com/index.html Thanks, Ted.

-- Ted, TX or PA www.around-the-bend.com





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matt garcia

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#1 posted 02-06-2011 06:25 AM

Beautiful!! I love Hickory/Pecan lumber and you’re right, it is very heavy!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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Don

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#2 posted 02-06-2011 07:02 AM

Wow! That is beautifull!

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.

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stumpybear

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#3 posted 02-06-2011 02:13 PM

Real Nice!

-- Stumpybear,Petersburg PA

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Roman Hrytsak

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#4 posted 02-06-2011 03:46 PM

I’m going to hold on to your site! Beautiful work! You have a nice stash of wood. Great stuff!

-- Roman:... there are no mistakes, just opportunities for a design change!

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HalDougherty

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#5 posted 02-06-2011 06:18 PM

Great looking tabletop. You’ve done a great job with it and the other table tops you’ve posted today.

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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travisowenfurniture

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#6 posted 02-06-2011 09:26 PM

Cool, do you mill your own lumber?

-- http://www.facebook.com/travisowenfurniture

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rivergirl

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#7 posted 02-08-2011 11:36 PM

Lovely as always Ted. :) Nice to see you are staying busy during this long PA winter.

-- 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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Canadian Woodworks

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#8 posted 02-09-2011 04:42 PM

That is a pretty sweet table top, but tagging it with chair would mean you use it as a chair?

-- Paul Lemiski, Ontario Canada, Custom Wooden Rocking chairs and tables http://www.canadianwoodworks.com

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