Cedar Table

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Project by Lance posted 07-03-2011 02:37 AM 1638 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this for my parents backyard patio, they plan to put 2 cedar rocking chairs next to the table.


-- Lance, Hook'em HORNS! ""V""

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#1 posted 07-03-2011 03:18 AM

Very nice, should last for a long, long time!

-- ~Julie~

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#2 posted 07-05-2011 01:00 AM

What, no picture of the jointer? :) The table looks awesome :)

-- Nate, Harvard, MA

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#3 posted 07-05-2011 03:08 AM

Nate, go look in my workshop and you’ll see the jointer I used. It’s a Ridgid 6” I bought off Craigslist, and I calibrated it by “eye” since I didn’t have the correct tools to correctly set it up. Run’s great and I highly recommend it!

-- Lance, Hook'em HORNS! ""V""

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#4 posted 07-05-2011 05:37 PM

Nice table. What finish did you put on it?

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#5 posted 07-05-2011 05:49 PM

My parents took it back to Dallas unfinshed, I think they put mineral oil on it the other day and my mom distressed it with paint and some inks. Came out pretty well

-- Lance, Hook'em HORNS! ""V""

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#6 posted 07-05-2011 06:34 PM

nice table lance, looks very solid

-- RKWoods

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#7 posted 07-13-2011 04:40 PM

Nice looking table.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#8 posted 07-29-2011 07:28 PM

Very nice table I’m sure they loved it!

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

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#9 posted 11-23-2011 05:42 PM

That looks really good… I need to build some cedar patio furniture for the house so we can use our back yard…

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