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Project by donaldmee posted 1282 days ago 1740 views 9 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This table was just finished today, I have been hold up in my studio now for 3 days sleeping in the office. So I could get it done for the gallery opening it is going in. This piece was a huge learning experience, and engineering challenge. The base is made of 1 1/4” steel tube and 11 gage mild steel, the doors are made of padauk, and the top is a slab white oak. All the wood is finished in tung oil and the steel is a rubed black. I really love this piece and think I am going to start a whole series of them.

-- donald mee





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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 1282 days ago

Very Nice
a great combination again.

Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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steliart

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#2 posted 1282 days ago

Very nice piece you made here

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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Ken90712

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#3 posted 1281 days ago

Great design, Looks great. I’m in the process of making an Entertainment Center for a new 63” plasma with floating glass table on it. Well done. Love the wood and metal mix.

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

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levan

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#4 posted 1281 days ago

Very nice and unique piece. I just visited your web site and you have alot of real wow pieces on there.

-- Lynn "If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right". Henry Ford

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spud72

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#5 posted 1281 days ago

Very nice !

Guy

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Manasseh

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#6 posted 1281 days ago

I have been wondering how to make my entertainment center with straight lines and rustic natural edge. I like the suspended top. Gives me ideas… Thanks

-- Someday I will be more than a sawdust wisperer

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Keelan

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#7 posted 1280 days ago

I have always loved the look of these tree slab table tops. very nice! love how its put in with a very modern look.

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OhValleyWoodandWool

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#8 posted 1280 days ago

Wonderful piece. Thanks for sharing!

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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