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End table constructed of pine and finished with mustard yellow milk paint. Top is granite. First effort at mortise and tenon construction.
-- Ron, Montana
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#1 posted 11-24-2012 03:26 PM
looks like it turned out really well for you, the joinery looks good and tight…did you enjoy the mortise and tenon work…i remember when i did my first ones…i was really siked…keep at it…
-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']
#2 posted 11-24-2012 03:44 PM
Grizzman: I underestimated just how many holes have to be drilled and cleaned up. It also made me realize I need a drill press table of some sort to hold the pieces in place. Its like any technique, I suppose. You have to do it a few times before you understand what you need to do to get better.
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#3 posted 11-24-2012 04:46 PM
Nice work Ron a very cool table.
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#4 posted 11-25-2012 01:46 AM
This table came out great. I hope my first mortise and tenon project comes out this great.
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#5 posted 11-25-2012 04:21 AM
Very nice. Did you do any of the granite work? I picked up a piece of granite being tossed out from a construction site about 2’x3’ but has rough edges. I think it was a sink cutout.
-- Matt CueBall Rosendaul. I don't think I've ever had a cup of coffee that didn't have cat hair or sawdust in it.
#6 posted 11-25-2012 03:42 PM
Cueball – No, I did not do the granite work. Had it done at a local countertop shop. I have enough challenges with wood, don’t want to start messing with stone.
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#7 posted 10-11-2013 10:25 AM
Really beautiful table.End tables are extremely flexible furnishings, which is the result of their design.Wooden end tables are a great furniture choice for complementing your decor with pieces that will be able to stand the test of time and last for generations to come.
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#8 posted 04-15-2015 02:25 PM
Very nice. I am making something similar. How did you attached the granite top?
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