live edge sycamore coffee table

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I bought a 7 foot board of 3 inch sycamore from a lumber yard, cleaned the bark off it, planed the top with a portable electric planer and using some ash I had left over for the legs was able to make two live edge coffee tables each about 42 inches by 18 inches. This is the first time I have made live edge furniture and I am delighted with the results.

-- chris, north wales

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#1 posted 610 days ago

A cool design nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 610 days ago

Wow, I think that would work as a coffee table AND a bunker. What a gorgeous piece of lumber, and a great job of you showing it off.

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#3 posted 610 days ago

Great job! Will surely liven up a boring nook or corner…

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 610 days ago

Well done. Live edge furniture can be it’s own addiction.

-- 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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#5 posted 610 days ago

Yes, I think I am becoming addicted. The tables do look far more impressive than I expected or than the picture shows and the material for both of them came to only $60.

-- chris, north wales

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