LumberJocks

Last piece of my old walnut

  • Advertise with us
Project by Danal posted 01-29-2013 10:46 AM 1417 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Last piece of my old walnut
Last piece of my old walnut No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

Don’t see boards this big anymore. Had 3 walnut and 4 cherry and all have beautiful grain and rays. Last one and not sure how to use it. Unfortunately they plain under 3/4 so a table top is out any suggestions. Thanks for looking.





8 comments so far

View Hybridwoodwork's profile

Hybridwoodwork

181 posts in 742 days


#1 posted 01-29-2013 12:03 PM

How about you just sand, finish and hang it on the wall above the sofa?

-- How it happened that Mastro Cherry, carpenter, found a piece of wood that wept and laughed like a child.

View Sodabowski's profile

Sodabowski

2042 posts in 1523 days


#2 posted 01-29-2013 12:30 PM

Send it to me :)

-- Holy scrap Barkman!

View lacylanestudio's profile

lacylanestudio

50 posts in 784 days


#3 posted 01-29-2013 12:38 PM

How about we split it right down the middle? Oh wait, never mind.

-- Lacy Lane Studio

View Greg..the Cajun  Box Sculptor's profile

Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

5180 posts in 1998 days


#4 posted 01-29-2013 04:04 PM

That board would make some really nice boxes.

-- We all must start somewhere in our journey of doing what we love to do.

View gfadvm's profile

gfadvm

11242 posts in 1380 days


#5 posted 01-30-2013 02:25 AM

You could do a skirt/apron on a table to give the illusion of more mass. Or like Greg said: a LOT of nice boxes!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

View Tom Goodman's profile

Tom Goodman

197 posts in 2822 days


#6 posted 01-30-2013 04:05 PM

I would make a hall/sofa table.

-- - " If you want square work, You don't cut corners. " - -- Tom Goodman, Santa Maria, CA. woodworkertom@gmail.com

View a1Jim's profile (online now)

a1Jim

112331 posts in 2267 days


#7 posted 01-30-2013 04:12 PM

Cool

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Danal's profile

Danal

80 posts in 916 days


#8 posted 02-01-2013 01:48 AM

Thanks for all the ideas and I’ve got some good thoughts. Wish I could put it over the couch( like Hybrid said) and just look at it after a long day in the shop. But I’d eventually pull it down and make something out of it. Thanks again and I’ll use it wisely

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase