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This is a 4ft by5ft Cherry coffee table on 2 seperate ceder roots it has 4 seperate 1 in thick boards with 2coats of Bar Top finish.Last one I’m doin.To difficult for one old man to make alone.
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#1 posted 08-20-2011 01:01 AM
-- I have metal in my neck but wood in my blood!!
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#2 posted 08-20-2011 01:58 AM
Beautiful all around. Love the grain in the top, and the saw marks, and the finish… what’s not to love? Maybe trying to move it?
-- The more I learn, the more I realize I don't know. Ron, Crossville Tn
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#3 posted 08-20-2011 03:55 AM
What do you use to finish the cedar with?
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#4 posted 08-20-2011 03:58 AM
that’s crazy beautiful!How do you prepare a base of cedar like that?
-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW
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#5 posted 08-20-2011 04:41 AM
what arte your plans for this extraordinary table.
-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!
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#6 posted 08-20-2011 03:26 PM
Old man? I think you’ve found a sure way to stay young. From the slabs to the two cedar stump-bases, this is a very challenging project. It sure looks nice.
-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16
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#7 posted 08-20-2011 07:02 PM
I can see why you are saying that this is the last one, I had to give up running 8 foot long logs through myband saw this summer. The small ones that I can handle do not produce enough wood, and the big ones,even with a sled are a bit to heavy. That is a great looking rustic table. Thank you for sharing.
-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter
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#8 posted 08-20-2011 11:43 PM
That is a beautiful behemoth! Certainly not a piece that’s going to be moved around a lot. How much does the table weigh, in it’s entirety?
-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."
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#9 posted 08-21-2011 05:43 PM
Oh thats fantastic. I love it. Absolutely beautiful!
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