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Project by Kaleo posted 2729 days ago 1454 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I call this piece “8”. There are a few reasons for that. First as most of you can see there are 8 legs to this little table. Second, because it took alittle less than 8 hours to design, build and finish this poject.

The table is made out of Jarrah. I love Jarrah it is one of the nicest woods both to work and it’s colour is wonderful.

The table is put together with some very simple joinery, from half laps to dados. The legs are pinned together with little Huon Pine floating tenons. The top has a 1.6mm inlay of Huon Pine, that comes together in the middle of the table to meet with a 4 way mitre joint.

This is one of the funniest thing that I have built. I love seeing a project done.

-- Kaleo , http://www.kalafinefurniture.com





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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 2729 days ago

Very nice Kaleo.
I like the way you carried on the theme with the exposed Huon tenons, the same color as the inlay.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Karson

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#2 posted 2729 days ago

Very Nice.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Mark A. DeCou

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#3 posted 2729 days ago

sweeet. I really like this table. The fact you made it in 8 hours sort of makes me mad, but I already knew I worked pretty slow.

Very nice, what’s up next?
Mark

-- Mark DeCou - American Contemporary Craft Artisan - www.decoustudio.com

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David

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#4 posted 2729 days ago

Kaleo – what a gorgeous table! Very nice delictate lines. I like the “8” reference! Not sure if I could do that in less than 8 hours . . . I work even slower! Please keep these projects coming.

-- http://foldingrule.blogspot.com

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dennis mitchell

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#5 posted 2729 days ago

Love your design work…think we could get you to bring a barge load of that aussie wood next time you head state side?

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Don

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#6 posted 2727 days ago

Kaleo, this is a very nice piece – I always appreciate original design and love your selection of two great Aussie woods. Don’t take any of the wood home – we don’t want it all to disappear. LOL.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://dpb-photography.me/

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#7 posted 2462 days ago

Just admiring your work again. I love your vision.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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darryl

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#8 posted 2264 days ago

that’s a nice looking little table.
I like the design with the 8 slim legs. the inlay adds a nice touch as well.

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