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Project by Napoleon posted 1126 days ago 1184 views 5 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a little table i made just for fun. I drilled a hole for the legs and chopped the rest out with a chisels.

So with one japanese chisels i chopped through 8 inches of solid oak without sharpening!

Now i am very happy with my japanese chisels :D i have never used a chisels that much without sharpening but there was noo need for it. My only problem now is that i got no room for the table :D

Thanks for looking :)

-- Boatbuilder&blacksmith





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Jamie Speirs

4118 posts in 1488 days


#1 posted 1126 days ago

A nice stable table.

Sounds as if the chisels were good.

jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Ken90712

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#2 posted 1126 days ago

Great looking table. I like the rustic look and the through tennons. I love when people leave knots on the wood. It adds chahracter. I fill mine with epoxy, then sand to give it a smmot feel. Well done.

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

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Lars Öhlin

83 posts in 1989 days


#3 posted 1126 days ago

Sweet! fantastic accuracy in the square holes!
I also love my Japanese chisels. I bought them when I was in Japan.
Got them from a small family owned company that had made chisels in their
family for 300 years :-)

-- Lars Öhlin [Sweden - Helsingborg - Domsten]

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Napoleon

788 posts in 1441 days


#4 posted 1126 days ago

Jamie: yes those chilsels are worth their price :)

Ken: every time i think about using epoxy but i kind off stand still with what i always have done :D

Lars: Wow what a nice japanise store! maybe i can talk my girlfriend in to visit that store :D

Thanks to all of you for your kind words :)

-- Boatbuilder&blacksmith

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SSMDad

395 posts in 1228 days


#5 posted 1126 days ago

Very nice job on the table. I’m partial to the rustic look also (got that from my mother) and the leg tenons worked great.

-- Chris ~~Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past."

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Napoleon

788 posts in 1441 days


#6 posted 1125 days ago

Thanks a lot ssmdad :)

-- Boatbuilder&blacksmith

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Napoleon

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#7 posted 1123 days ago

Well no is the problems with the space gone…i put the table outside on the lawn and now its sold :D

-- Boatbuilder&blacksmith

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SSMDad

395 posts in 1228 days


#8 posted 1123 days ago

haha that worked out well! Congrats!

-- Chris ~~Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past."

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Napoleon

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#9 posted 1122 days ago

Thanks SSMDAD :) yes it is always nice when people like what you made :)

-- Boatbuilder&blacksmith

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