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Project by joez71 posted 02-24-2012 08:38 AM 1317 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi All Joined up today, thought I better post up some pics.

This is my current project, its a console table made of Tasmanian Oak (I am in Australia).

It was my first attempt at hand cutting Dovetails, I am pretty happy with how they turned up.

I havent applied a finish yet, I will spray it using lacquer and a light walnut colored stain when the weather cools down. Its going to be about 110f in the workshop tommorow :(

Anyway thanks for looking .

joez

-- www.joesworkbench.com





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#1 posted 02-24-2012 10:40 AM

nice work

-- Ireland, Galway .... fingers! "we dont sell them"

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Ken90712

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#2 posted 02-24-2012 10:55 AM

Great work, I like the middle it really gives it depth.

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

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489tad

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#3 posted 02-24-2012 11:50 AM

The dovetails look great. Nice job.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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woodworm

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#4 posted 02-24-2012 12:16 PM

Beautiful, really beautiful design look. Let it bare, it still looks very nice!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Eric in central Florida

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#5 posted 02-24-2012 03:07 PM

Great work Joe.
And, welcome to Lumberjocks !

-- All glory comes from daring to begin.

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#6 posted 02-24-2012 03:50 PM

I really like this design

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#7 posted 02-24-2012 05:15 PM

Welcome to Ljs
This is one great looking console,super design and fine build.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#8 posted 02-24-2012 06:42 PM

nice dovetails!

-- Steve - Wasilla, Alaska

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#9 posted 02-25-2012 02:12 AM

An abrupt squarish look for sure with a forward front that fairly forces its way out.
Interesting look and I wonder what the colour will do to it. Nice project.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#10 posted 03-05-2012 05:28 AM

That’s a very fine piece of furniture.
For a first, it’s a fine looking one.
Welcome aboard.

Pb.

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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