Dcept side table/stool

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Project by Geoffrey Young posted 04-30-2011 01:21 PM 1499 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

oak side table. six legs bevaled and shaped into oneanother. four solid curves make up the strecher hoop. finished with three coats of oil.
visauly light but still strong
this piece won a highly commended at the new zealand national woodskills festival at kawerau


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#1 posted 04-30-2011 02:07 PM

Looks very clean, nice work. I have a question. I’ve been intimidated by curved/angled work. Do you make the legs fit the hoop or do you make the hoop fit the legs? Which is made first?

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#2 posted 04-30-2011 02:21 PM

work the spacings and angles out before cutting parts and fit hoop to legs


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#3 posted 04-30-2011 02:42 PM

Cool design. I like it. Good job..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#4 posted 04-30-2011 03:50 PM

Clean, simple, interesting. Very well done

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees.

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#5 posted 07-22-2011 08:50 AM

Enter this in Kawerau. It’s brilliant!!!! Oh….and it’s not Elm my friend. It is Oak

-- Andy Halewoodworker. You can't finish if you don't finish. So finish it, because finish is everything.

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