Sofa table

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Project by cedarcanoeman posted 628 days ago 1332 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Aromatic red cedar sofa table. Second picture is my son. I started teaching him how to use the tools with this project. It’s his our first project together.

-- Lance, southwest Missouri,

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#1 posted 628 days ago

Very cool great job.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 628 days ago

Nice table. That jigsaw looks huge in your son’s hands! Good work getting him interested in the shop.

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

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 628 days ago

great project made even better by involving your son!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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Jim Sellers

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#4 posted 628 days ago

Man that would look good in my house. I’ve got to find me some of these natural slabs some of you guys are using.

-- J.C.Sellers

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#5 posted 627 days ago

The table is gorgeous but the helper is FABULOUS! You must be one proud Dad!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#6 posted 627 days ago

Nice chunky design

-- Dreaming patterns

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#7 posted 627 days ago

Nice table, but the picture of your son working on it is better. Good job, DAD

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#8 posted 627 days ago

Great looking slab of cedar, but as with the above, I think the picture of your son helping you is the best part
of the project. I have many fond memories of “helping” my father, and eventually, I did become more of a
help than a hindrance. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#9 posted 627 days ago

nice looking table

View HorizontalMike's profile


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#10 posted 627 days ago

Way to go! I bet he remembers this for life!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#11 posted 627 days ago

Amazing table. I have 3 young sons that I hope become interested in woodworking with me someday also. Glad you got a helper.

-- Measure twice, cut once, then rout a whole bunch

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