Wine Table

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Project by KnickKnack posted 02-04-2013 06:44 PM 1659 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It was going to be “coffee table”, but it seems much more likely that it’ll be used for wine. And, as if that itself weren’t a good enough reason to not call it “coffee table”, I figure if I drank a cup of coffee from every coffee table I’d ever made I’d be wired for a week. And, when SWMBO says ”errr, we don’t need another coffee table”, I can say it’s not a coffee table it’s a wine table – and it says so on the internet so it must be true.

Anyway – it’s obviously taken its inspiration, if you’d call it that, from this earlier piece of mine.The leg design wasn’t what I’d originally drawn, but the top seemed thinner than I’d expected, so I wanted a “more delicate” and lighter look and this is what popped into my head.

In the end, I need not have worried about another coffee table, just that ”that’s going to be hell to dust”. I guess I ought to factor “dustability” into any future design. (YR)

Ash and Jatoba. 96×40cm – 32cm high. Oil, varnish, wax finish.

-- "Do not speak – unless it improves on silence." --- "Following the rules and protecting the regulations is binding oneself without rope."

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#1 posted 02-04-2013 06:59 PM

beautiful table, good job on the design

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#2 posted 02-04-2013 07:03 PM

nice work. i like the simplicity of design, and the finish looks great. I always try to consider dustability, since dust makes everything look bad – the less dust, the better it looks!

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#3 posted 02-04-2013 07:23 PM

Great looking wine table.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 02-04-2013 07:33 PM


It’s not a chunky piece! Yeah! Nice table.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Joe Lyddon

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#5 posted 02-04-2013 07:39 PM

Looks like a Beautiful and Strong table…

I’m curious if the span of the leg-feet is wide enough to prevent an easily tilted table… (?)
... maybe it’s the camera angle…
... it looks like the ends of the feet could dig into the ground and tilt the table over…

Other than that, GREAT TABLE!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#6 posted 02-04-2013 10:24 PM

Nice! I like the idea of laminating in the center support.

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#7 posted 02-04-2013 11:54 PM

Well crafted piece and a nice design.

-- From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned. Immanuel Kant

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#8 posted 02-05-2013 01:01 AM

I was looking at pic.#6 when I thought that....

Pic.#3 looks better… LOL

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#9 posted 02-05-2013 11:53 PM

Very nice wine table! Now you’ll have to enjoy a nice bottle to toast your efforts!

-- Dean

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#10 posted 02-06-2013 03:01 PM

Classy and sleek table, like the unique design and great build.


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#11 posted 02-08-2013 07:16 PM

Very beautiful

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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