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Project by paul burchell posted 07-15-2011 01:14 AM 1753 views 8 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this table i built for my son ,built from ash,walnut and a wipe-on poly mix there are 3 cross rails mortised into the long rails and raised 3/8” to give the floating look

-- paul burchell

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Dan Hux

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#1 posted 07-15-2011 01:52 AM

That is one sweet table,,very nice. Is that considered a floating table top?

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#2 posted 07-15-2011 02:06 AM

nice table! how is the top attached? Any pics of that?

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#3 posted 07-15-2011 02:38 AM

Beautiful coffee table.

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#4 posted 07-15-2011 03:50 AM

Beautiful table and superb craftmanship. Also a really nice workbench and huge plane.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#5 posted 07-15-2011 04:36 AM

I like pic #4. Did you build the workbench as well? That is also a nice looking workbench. I like the floating look of the table top.

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#6 posted 07-15-2011 02:28 PM

Beautiful, great job!!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#7 posted 07-15-2011 04:55 PM

Really nice work, Paul. The bench is a beauty too!

-- Skip from Batavia, purveyor of fine and exotic sawdust & chips.

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#8 posted 07-15-2011 05:13 PM

Very nice table. The is the style I want to do my living room set in.

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

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#9 posted 07-15-2011 10:51 PM

The Ash/Walnut combo looks great. I like the syle. Thanks for sharing. Also, nice website.

-- Doug

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#10 posted 07-16-2011 03:15 AM

I actually came back to your page again tonight just to admire this project. Great job…I look forward to building something similar soon.

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#11 posted 07-16-2011 09:08 PM

very nice work

-- m & m woodworks

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#12 posted 07-21-2012 03:14 PM

Like where your wood journey is taking you. Looking forward to see where you go. :-). VERY NICE SHOP!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#13 posted 11-18-2012 07:23 PM

That’s a great looking table.

I like your bench, too.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#14 posted 11-18-2012 08:25 PM


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