Mahogany outdoor bench

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Project by yzf600 posted 2319 days ago 1649 views 13 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my 1st woodworking project. I built it from a plan I bought off the ‘net. Using the borrowed skill table saw for this taught me how important a good table saw is.

The finish is a teak oil finish.

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#1 posted 2319 days ago

Very nice! Especially for a 1st project. I really like mahogany and your finish looks great.

Thanks for sharing.

-- Leon -- Houston, TX - " I create all my own designs and it looks like it "

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 2319 days ago

This is a gorgeous mahogany bench. This would add curb appeal to any home.

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 2319 days ago

Nice job. First project? Can’t wait to see what’s next.


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#4 posted 2319 days ago

A very attractive piece fo furniture…keep the oil handy Blkcherry

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#5 posted 2319 days ago

Great job! I see a few flaws, though. Why don’t I take this one off your hands so you can build a better one?

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#6 posted 2319 days ago

Gorgeous bench. Nice job.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#7 posted 2319 days ago

A good table saw can make things a lot easier and faster. Looks very nice!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#8 posted 2318 days ago

Beautiful, I just love that wood. Well made bench also. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#9 posted 2318 days ago

First Project? You’re definitely on your way!

Great work!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#10 posted 2318 days ago

excellent job.

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Todd Thomas

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#11 posted 2036 days ago

great job…..nice looking bench….

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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