entry table

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Project by pimpson posted 03-13-2011 06:46 AM 2257 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is a entry table made from bubinga and maple there is a square bowl that fits on the lower bracing that can be taken out I think it looks just as good on top of the table as it does down below. The finish is lacquer then steel wool and some wax buffed out after. I did have wedge tenons coming through the top but when it was finished one of the wedges was way bigger than the others three so i drilled them out about a 1/4” down and put some sapele in it wasn’t what i was wanting but it still turned out ok.

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#1 posted 03-13-2011 07:42 AM

That’s one beautiful table great Job.

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#2 posted 03-13-2011 09:22 AM

How thick is that top? It’s beyond beautiful. Did you have to re-mortgage the house to pay for it? Really nice job.


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#3 posted 03-13-2011 02:59 PM

I sometimes have the problem with the wedges with through tenons. Hate it when that happens. However, I love the tenons in this table- even if you had to do a save- you can’t tell and it looks great. The grain on those woods is fantastic!

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#4 posted 03-13-2011 03:48 PM

Unique and beautiful!

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#5 posted 03-14-2011 11:13 PM

The wood and quality of the work is top notch.

What a beautiful table.

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#6 posted 02-19-2012 05:13 AM


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