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This is my first woodworking project. Made a lot of mistakes, but learned a lot along the way.





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Leon

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#1 posted 02-19-2011 03:55 AM

That’s incredible! Are those cup holders between each section?

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Niceguy4186

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#2 posted 02-19-2011 04:09 AM

Thanks, and yes they are cup holders. Wish I went with the larger cup holders, but again, another lessoned learned :)

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terry603

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#3 posted 02-19-2011 04:26 AM

big project for your 1st one..great job..you have a strong woodworking future ahead

-- may not always be right,but,never in doubt.

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Jimboe

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#4 posted 02-19-2011 05:10 AM

Nice job …i know how hard it is to get those cuts just right !!! great job

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Blue Mountain Woods

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#5 posted 02-19-2011 05:27 AM

That’s really beautiful. Stay with this…...you’ll no doubt put a lot more beatiful things in this world.

-- Pete ----- http://www.bluemountainwoods.com

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BTKS

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#6 posted 02-19-2011 06:03 AM

First project! I’d be lucky to pull that off now! We’ll just say I’ve got a few years and projects behind me. Great work, can’t wait to see some more.
BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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bvdon

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#7 posted 02-19-2011 06:33 AM

That is quite a complex first project. Looks great!

-- http://woodwork.me

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Niceguy4186

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#8 posted 02-19-2011 01:46 PM

Thanks everyone. I really enjoyed making it. Give it a little while and you should see me posting my first cutting board up :)

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clieb91

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#9 posted 02-19-2011 03:32 PM

Very good job on your first project. I am sure that table will be seeing many games.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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Ken90712

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#10 posted 02-19-2011 06:55 PM

Nice work I made one these as well. You did a great job congrats!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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devann

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#11 posted 02-19-2011 07:07 PM

A fine looking table. First woodworking project? That was a “big bite” for newbee. Can’t wait to see what your second one will be. Try not to make us old guys look too bad ok?

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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Niceguy4186

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#12 posted 02-19-2011 07:11 PM

Thanks again, I’ve still got a lot to learn so I doubt I will be making anybody look bad any time soon. Hence no close up shots :)

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Blue Mountain Woods

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#13 posted 02-20-2011 02:46 AM

Yeah, well, we all make each other look bad (and good) around here, and it’s because of the learning thing. You say that you have a lot to learn, but if you talk to the guys here who’ve been doing it for like 30 years (I’m one of them), we still say that we have a lot to learn, and it’s probably a big reason we will always work wood. Give it a minute, and I think that you, too, will be counted among the walking dead….. hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha
.....cough.....hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahah!
Ha!

-- Pete ----- http://www.bluemountainwoods.com

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