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Project by TexPenn posted 2264 days ago 1389 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Funky Hard Maple & Walnut Top. Clear Hard Maple legs (toothpick anyone?) that bolt on & off for transport. Walnut butterflies. Oak Bench. I delivered this table & took a bunch of pics. When I got home only these 3 came out. Maybe better pics later.

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





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Scott Bryan

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#1 posted 2264 days ago

Ted,

These are gorgeous. I love the grain and coloring of the table. That, coupled with the natural edge, gives is a lot of character.

Thanks for the post. I really enjoy seeing your work.

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

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Mario

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#2 posted 2264 days ago

Beautiful peice of wood, great job showing off the natural look of the wood.

-- Hope Never fails

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Mick

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#3 posted 2264 days ago

Great table! I really like the natural look (I do rustic stuff…). What are the pegs in the end of the top and what design did you use for the bench supports?

-- The name is "Splinter"... I'm the son-of-a-son-of-a-carpenter

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RobS

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#4 posted 2264 days ago

Good job! Beautiful wood, I like the contrasting colors.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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TexPenn

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#5 posted 2264 days ago

Thanks to all! The table has a skirt or apron made of 1” oak. The pegs are plugs hiding the 3” screws that have the ends of the table fastened to the apron. The legs of the bench are a semi nakashimic design (george nakashima) I have poured over, over 100’s of photos of his pieces, seen & felt around 20. So I came a couple inches in on each leg & a couple inches up in the center & cut out the piece to form the legs.

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

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BobR

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#6 posted 2264 days ago

Love rustic looking furniture. Beautiful timber.

-- Bob

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