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Maple Stump End tables / Stools

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Project by TexPenn posted 04-21-2008 05:09 PM 3996 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are a custom pair I made for a guy. He didnt like them in the end, so I put them in my ebay store. They were gone in less than an hour. Solid Sugar Maple with some burl. Pieces like this & the other 1 piece log stools that I do, keep me in sandpaper. I sell 2 – 5 a week. 60 lbs each… almost as much to ship as to buy. Rough cut with chainsaw (Shindiawa) then sanded from 24 grit to 150 & finished with spar urethane. Thanks, Ted.

-- Ted, TX or PA www.around-the-bend.com





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Scott Bryan

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#1 posted 04-21-2008 05:54 PM

These are interesting pieces. You get some woodworking time and manage to earn a commission out of it as well. Sounds like a winning combination to me.

Thanks for the post.

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

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#2 posted 04-21-2008 05:59 PM

Ah yes….if stools and tables mated…..you may want to check out this post from my BIL ScottB. My Dad has been making what we call “Stoobles” for years. Nice to see them spreading across the country….

Thanks for sharing.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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#3 posted 04-22-2008 12:10 AM

My kind of furniture. Beautiful. I love maple. mike

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

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