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Beetle Kill Pine Live Edge Slab Shoe Storage Bench

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Project by RockyBlue posted 12-26-2012 04:30 AM 10693 views 3 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wood is Beetle Kill Pine from Colorado. The top slab is 60” long by 17”wide. The legs I made from 3” stock with T&G sides and back. Shoe shelf is 7” and 10.5” for boots underneath. Measures 20” tall. Finish is the usual Watco danish oil and poly.

-- I haven't had this much fun since hogs ate my little brother. www.coloradobeetlekillfurniture.com





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#1 posted 12-26-2012 04:32 AM

This is a totally unique bench,nice work.

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Joseph Jossem

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#2 posted 12-26-2012 04:49 AM

very nice so is the wall behind it.

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#3 posted 12-26-2012 11:07 AM

Excelent work. IĀ“like so much the beetle kill pine wood. Excelent choise.

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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#4 posted 12-26-2012 12:09 PM

Great looking piece. Lots of character.

-- Grace & peace, Chris+

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#5 posted 12-26-2012 12:48 PM

Looks good and useful. I could certainly use that on my back porch.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#6 posted 12-26-2012 02:26 PM

This is really rustically kool. It’s got some heft to it, and plenty o beauty.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#7 posted 12-26-2012 02:32 PM

Very beautiful. Solid with good lines.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#8 posted 12-26-2012 04:26 PM

That is great I love the blue grey look of the wood.

-- Couldn't think of anything clever. I LIKE WOOD

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#9 posted 12-26-2012 05:58 PM

very nice!! i love the rustic wood color!!

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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Camero68

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#10 posted 12-26-2012 08:48 PM

A perfect shoe storage and a bench in one. A wonderful piece of work and totally matches the walls and floor. Need this one in the house. Brilliant idea.

—www.sawblade.com

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#11 posted 12-26-2012 10:07 PM

I’d like to think that is just a simple piece of bench but it’s not. It’s fantastic.

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-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#12 posted 12-26-2012 10:44 PM

awesome bench!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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