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Twisted Leg Scrap Wood Table (End Table)

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Project by nakedwood posted 825 days ago 4026 views 18 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Saw a very cool end table on this site http://lumberjocks.com/projects/56523 (Thanks Jeff G.!) so I decided to see if I could make one. This table is made out of leftover cabinet scraps and the legs are throw a-ways from a milling plant. The legs are all twisted and are actually perfectly square. Legs are held together by hard wood dowels.
Most of the wood is hickory with some maple and cherry.
Just don’t spill a drink!

-- Beau Lasiewicz





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Michael Wilson

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#1 posted 825 days ago

Love it :)

I just have to make more stuff so I have enough scraps left over for a project like that.

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 825 days ago

Welcome to Ljs
This is one cool end table,an amazing design and innovative build.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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stefang

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#3 posted 825 days ago

Great design idea and looks good too. Welcome to LJ.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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doncutlip

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#4 posted 825 days ago

Very creative, have often wondered what to do with all the scraps

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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gfadvm

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#5 posted 825 days ago

That turned out very cool. I like the gaps in the top from the staggered dados.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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amagineer

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#6 posted 825 days ago

You have created a great modern design with leftover scraps. Well done!

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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majuvla

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#7 posted 825 days ago

Amaizing idea!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Lidiya Blaznina

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#8 posted 824 days ago

Very interesting design,beautiful table.

-- Lidiya,Russia.http://www.reznoe.ru/

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whiskeyturner

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#9 posted 824 days ago

unreal idea… i love it !

-- There is always an opportunity to learn. . . .Steve Mcgrady. . Sydney, Australia.

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eric122

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#10 posted 824 days ago

liquid glass would be a good idea to finish this table nice work

-- eric underwood

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GrandpaLen

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#11 posted 824 days ago

Beau,

Welcome to LumberJocks , a world of advise, opinions, and experiences, all shared without judgement.

Well now, that is a stunning use of cut offs, and you sir, are very imaginative. – Len

Very nicely done.

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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JeffG

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#12 posted 824 days ago

Using a band clamp – great idea.
I made a jig that looked like a picture frame with a plywood bottom and assembled it upside down. Two adjacent frame sides were tightened like cauls to help line up all the pieces.
and thanks for the shout out.

-- Jeff G, North Syracuse, NY

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