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Project by scottv11 posted 05-21-2011 09:08 PM 1656 views 8 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I designed and madde this for my sisters kitchen. The size was to her spec. The top is some great figured maple I found at a sawmill for cheap.





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BentheViking

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#1 posted 05-21-2011 09:16 PM

Very nice project

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

#2 posted 05-21-2011 09:21 PM

Interesting use of newel posts the white paint compliments the wood

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Rick

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#3 posted 05-22-2011 12:08 AM

It looks GREAT! What kind of finish did you use?

-- Rick

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nuttree

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#4 posted 05-22-2011 03:27 AM

Nice design. The Maple looks very nice.

-- I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. -John Muir

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christopheralan

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#5 posted 05-22-2011 05:23 AM

Very nice!

-- christopheralan

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terrilynne

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#6 posted 05-22-2011 04:58 PM

I love this. Very well done and such a nice country feel to it.

-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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scottv11

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#7 posted 05-22-2011 06:54 PM

Thanks all for the nice comments. The finish topcoat is 6 coats of epifanes marine varnish.

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CartersWhittling

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#8 posted 10-08-2011 01:49 AM

Nice looking island, I like the design and maple top. The contrast between the maple and white looks good.

-- And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord... Colossians 3:23 http://carterswhittling.wordpress.com/

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don38

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#9 posted 12-09-2011 03:23 AM

wow that is a really nice island

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