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Project by MRlonghorn posted 872 days ago 1454 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is our new dining room table. i made it from a book matched pair of pecan slabs that were taken after the tree fell during irene last year. i cut the slabs with my chainsaw and dried them in my solar kiln, then planed them with my router and jig(see pic). these slabs weren’t long enough or wide enough for the table so i added poplar to the middle and ends. it will have black and cowhide chairs with it until my brother finishes my maloof chairs!!! i hope you enjoy and i will post a few blogs soon about my “planer” and milling after i get another log. thanks





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dubsaloon

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#1 posted 872 days ago

That is a fine looking table. The process is as interesting as the final product. Thank you for sharing.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

#2 posted 872 days ago

WOW thats a great looking Table.

-- http://www.landwoodworks.com (L an D Woodworks)

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dubsaloon

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#3 posted 872 days ago

That is a fine looking table. The process is as interesting as the final product. Thank you for sharing.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

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Ken90712

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#4 posted 872 days ago

Nice looking table. I’m currently buliding one on a blog here for our outdoor kitchen. It has been fun. Today should be the last day of sanding and I will be ready to spray the finish. How did you finish yours?

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

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#5 posted 872 days ago

That is some beautiful wood for sure. Excellent job on the table.

-- Steve - Wasilla, Alaska

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