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Project by Devildog posted 1236 days ago 2068 views 25 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well fellow woodworkers its been awhile since Ive been on here, been quite busy the last year a lot of military work. But in my spare time this is my latest creation. My wife has been wanting a new table so this is what I whipped up for her. The core of the table top is zebra wood, I trimmed that with a 1/2 inch border of wenge, the outside border is lace wood, the mitered corners are locked together with a zebra wood butterfly. I thought it would tie the whole table top together. the tressle is of brazilian cherry. the dimensions of the table are 31 high, the top is is 41×71. I hope you all like it.

Terry

-- Terry Williamsport PA





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Dusty56

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#1 posted 1236 days ago

Wonderful table . Nice variety of woods that all compliment each other : )
Congratulations and thank you for sharing !!

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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dufus7441

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#2 posted 1236 days ago

nice looking table, great job.

-- Paul

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Jonathan

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#3 posted 1236 days ago

Way to show off that zebrawood, in both the center of the top and the butterflies!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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rshep55

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#4 posted 1236 days ago

Nice table, love the zebrawood and the butterflies.

-- Ron,R.A.Shepard Woodworking,Massachusetts

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mtnwild

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#5 posted 1236 days ago

Nice whipping!!

Wow, love to gather the family around that. Very beautiful and skillfully done…....................

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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sgtq

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#6 posted 1236 days ago

Wow beautiful table and wonderful finish. Love the zebrawood butterflies nice touch.

-- There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America. ~William J. Clinton

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Broglea

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#7 posted 1236 days ago

The butterflies add a nice touch to it. I love the zebrawood. Nice job.

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CovenantCreations

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#8 posted 1236 days ago

Nice work! how’d you attach the zebra wood,lace and wenge all together?

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ND2ELK

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#9 posted 1236 days ago

Great looking table. Beautifully done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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WoodworkingGeek

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#10 posted 1236 days ago

Beautiful!! I love it!! Thanks for sharing!!
-Matthew

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Canadian Woodworks

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#11 posted 1236 days ago

That is a sweet table top!

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

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Hallmark

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#12 posted 1236 days ago

Great job on the table, I had to come back and take another look!

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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larryw

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#13 posted 1236 days ago

wow this is different. very beautiful and well made.

-- "everything is beautiful, but not everyone sees it" ~confucius-551-449 b.c.~

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dubsaloon

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#14 posted 1236 days ago

I live the Zebra wood. Well done project, those butterfies in the corners do look nice, nice touch. Impressive. Thanks for sharing.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

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Devildog

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#15 posted 1236 days ago

The zebra wood and wenge were joined with glue and pin nails, the lace wood was then joined with glue and biscuits. Unfortunately the chairs I did not make they were a gift from my wifes uncle who bought them raw and then finished them. Someday I would like to try my hand at making some chairs.

-- Terry Williamsport PA

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