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Project by jayman7 posted 09-06-2011 05:12 AM 1914 views 8 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Joinery included a mix of mortise/tenons, biscuits, and pocket screws.

It’s my first time making half-blind dovetails (after several practice runs). And the only chisels I used were two buck brothers (3/8” and 3/4”) and a Marples 1/8”. Goes to show that you can get good looking dovetails with Home Depot crap chisels.





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matt garcia

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#1 posted 09-06-2011 05:24 AM

Beautiful!!! Love it!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#2 posted 09-06-2011 07:06 AM

The shadows don’t do your work justice. Table looks great.

-- make it safe & keep the rubber side down.

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MikeGo

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#3 posted 09-06-2011 01:43 PM

Great work.

-- Mike, Marietta,ny

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#4 posted 09-06-2011 02:54 PM

Looks great, my wife will want one if she sees this. Thanks for sharing

-- Dave from "The Sawdust Shed"

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#5 posted 09-06-2011 03:02 PM

Great job on that table. It is a very nice looking piece. You should be proud!! And you are now into making half blind dovetails!!

Very impressive dovetails with the contrasting wood and the design you chose.
.............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#6 posted 09-06-2011 03:19 PM

Looks great well done.

-- The way I work - the way I live. goldenhands

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woodworkerscott

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#7 posted 09-08-2011 05:09 AM

Sweet. Great design and build. Thanks for posting.

-- " 'woodworker'.....it's a good word, an honest word." - Sam Maloof

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#8 posted 09-09-2011 02:03 PM

wow! very nice

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