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Project by stevenb posted 848 days ago 2227 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wife wanted a new coffee table, used pine reclaimed from old house.
54”long x 31” wide x 22” high.
Any critique or comments welcome, thanks for looking.

-- stevenb





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William

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#1 posted 848 days ago

Beautiful work from what i can see – i also see very clean joints on the corners – obviously a pile of work and time went into this piece…curious as to what finish you used?

-- William Benedict

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stevenb

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#2 posted 848 days ago

Thank you William. The close grain of this 100+ year old pine is nice to work with makes cutting the dovetails a joy.
Finished with Shellac and paste wax

-- stevenb

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antknee3491

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#3 posted 848 days ago

Nice! Where did you get the metal accents?

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stevenb

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#4 posted 848 days ago

Thank you for the nice words.
Locks are from van Dykes, lifting lugs are from Lowes, corner pieces I made myself

-- stevenb

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Martyroc

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#5 posted 848 days ago

Beautiful, simply beautiful. I love the rustic look and using reclaimed lumber makes it that much better.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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doncutlip

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#6 posted 848 days ago

Aw yeah that has the look I really like, good job

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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spunwood

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#7 posted 728 days ago

wow, what a great design and tone.

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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