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Project by chevyman137 posted 11-29-2012 01:01 PM 736 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i was working for a local lady in the surveying capacity and i asked about renting a building for my wood working equipment so i could move my shop. thats when her and my boss got to talking about some things i had built. well she asked for a price on making her a plant table out of the least expensive wood with a cherry finsh. gave her my estimate and i told her our local hardwood center was going out of business and that it would not be a whole lot more just to construct out of cherry. well thats the route she wnt and this is what it ended up looking like. table is solid cherry with a danish oil finish. top has 3 coats of finishing wax and the legs have a hand rubbed poly finish. this was my first attempt at tapered legs. thanks for loking and any comments.

-- kevin from ne alabama: please lets keep the digits where they belong





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#1 posted 11-29-2012 01:44 PM

Well done!! Looks great.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#2 posted 11-29-2012 02:38 PM

Nice looking table

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 11-29-2012 03:15 PM

Nice looking table.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#4 posted 11-29-2012 07:02 PM

For a first attempt at tapered legs, I’d say you’ve got it down pretty good. Nice build.

-- "Drill as many holes as you want. We have plenty of putty."

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#5 posted 11-29-2012 10:18 PM

Super fine work of art.

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