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Project by Rick M. posted 771 days ago 1449 views 6 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Spalted, wormy maple from a tree cut down in my front yard and walnut. Oil and wax finish.

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|

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#1 posted 770 days ago

Nice job, I like the twist you gave this from the woodsmith plans.

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

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Jason Watts

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#2 posted 770 days ago

Make it much bigger and you’ve got an incredible coffee table!

-- - In Christ

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#3 posted 770 days ago

Nice candle holder made some last year for christmas . The maple looks great .

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#4 posted 770 days ago

This looks great! I love seeing other’s work to learn more!

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Rick M.

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#5 posted 769 days ago

In retrospect I wish I’d filled the wormholes with something but they do add some character. It would make an interesting coffee table! When we cut the tree down I wasn’t thinking of saving the wood then one day I went to the wood pile and split open a piece and there it was… spalted and wormy. Unfortunately I only have a few small good pieces because the rest had gotten punky.

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|

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#6 posted 235 days ago

very nice candle holders, I like the wood.

-- Tony, Oakdale, NY,

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