Butterflyed Walnut Crotch Coffee table

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Project by Joe Davis posted 520 days ago 1325 views 5 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this from a bookmatched crotch and then attached them via lap joint and birdseye maple butterfly keys
it is 2” Thick 50” inches long 24” wide.

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#1 posted 520 days ago

Nice! I know its probably the lighting, but it looks like its floating!

-- Roger

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#2 posted 520 days ago

Yeh my lighting is not great for photos

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#3 posted 520 days ago

wow nice coffee table great job.

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#4 posted 520 days ago

super cool. the book matching on the bias is a innovative technique

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#5 posted 520 days ago

Hey, you have two butterflys in your butterfly table! Great design and workmanship.

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#6 posted 520 days ago

Great piece!! Book matching like that looks real nice!!

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#7 posted 520 days ago

Great looking work

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#8 posted 520 days ago

totally unique table.

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#9 posted 520 days ago

looks great

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#10 posted 520 days ago

Awsome shape!

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#11 posted 519 days ago

Gorgeous table, love the shape and beautiful finish

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#12 posted 519 days ago

Very nice work you did beautiful piece of timber

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#13 posted 519 days ago

really nice looking table. I like the elegant base and the great finish you put on it!

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#14 posted 519 days ago

great looking coffee table

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#15 posted 519 days ago

Thanks for all the compliments.

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