Live edge Spalted Maple coffee table with turquoise and blue lapis inlays.

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Project by Greg Hummels posted 10-11-2011 01:41 AM 10180 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

When I got this Spalted Maple it had some rot spots so I used a router to cut them out and inlayed them with turquoise and blue lapis then finished it with several coats of rub on poly, I made the metal base to make a coffee table. It is 50” x 29” x 18” high.

-- Greg, Northern Arizona,

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#1 posted 10-11-2011 01:01 PM

Great work, man you must of used alot of turquoise! Where do you buy your at?
What a beautiful table.

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

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#2 posted 10-11-2011 01:17 PM

This is absolutely beautiful, Greg. That is a wonderful piece of wood.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#3 posted 10-11-2011 02:02 PM

Another great table, Greg.
Were is your stone supplier. I get mine in St. Johns, AZ.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#4 posted 10-12-2011 12:03 AM

I bought a box of turquoise off craigs list and crushed it myself. Thank you I think this is my new favorite.

-- Greg, Northern Arizona,

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