Small Coffee Table

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Project by Ryan posted 03-10-2011 06:31 AM 1368 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

About two years ago, I bought 200 bf of cherry from one Amish sawmill. While planing all board, I found one particular board, it’s a curly cherry. There was only one curly cherry, so had to just store it until I have an idea of what to make. Now it becomes a small coffee table wrapped with maple.
Legs are positioned 45 degree to the apron. I used Festool’s Domino joinery for the first time.
It makes real storng joint and very easy to make.

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#1 posted 03-10-2011 06:51 AM

That is a very cool design, what a great job.

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#2 posted 03-10-2011 03:01 PM

Elegant and beautifully made

-- Don, Somerset UK,

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#3 posted 03-10-2011 03:25 PM

Beautiful!! Nice deign.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#4 posted 03-10-2011 11:26 PM

Very nice piece of furniture, love the center piece of curly cherry. This should age with timeless beauty, thanks for sharing…BC

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#5 posted 03-12-2011 01:27 AM

That is a very neat way to do the legs. I really like the design and proportions. Great job!

-- Don, Diamond Lake Custom Woodworks - - "If you make something idiot proof, all they do is make a better idiot"

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