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Surfboard dinner table
Waves are something we make.

This post comes from my Surfboard diner table blog .

The table is for my new home that is a symbol of me riding a new wave in life.

Pictures:
1. Ready to ride.
2. Designing, drawing and shaping the plywood.
3. it’s all in the details.
4. Sanding and making tons of dust.
5. Painting and learning from mistakes.
6. Bon appetit…

Hope this can bring some inspiration to others, perhaps to ride new waves.

Best thoughts,

MaFe

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.





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vakman

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#1 posted 560 days ago

Excellent! Great concept, well built, and it appears to fit really well in the space itself. Thanks for sharing!

-- - Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true. -

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Chris Peroni

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#2 posted 560 days ago

that is a fantastic idea. I love the shape and emotion this table envokes. Very cool.

-- Never discourage anyone...who continually makes progress, no matter how slow. -Plato

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grizzman

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#3 posted 560 days ago

what a beautiful and creative way to have a dinning table, ive watched your blog on it from the start, and am now happy to see that it and you and Mathilde have a new and wonderful home…the best to you mads…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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JoeinGa

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#4 posted 560 days ago

I see you decided not to split the board in two and mount it to the post. Good choice, now it can be moved if necessary.

Nice finish to a great idea

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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lew

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#5 posted 560 days ago

Sweet looking table, Mads.
I am so glad that life is finally providing some totally righteous waves for you and Mathilde.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Ken90712

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#6 posted 560 days ago

Mafe my friend, Great table I love it. Surfs up bra… I like the meaning behind this as well. Great job and glad your doing well buddy…. Talk to soon.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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ksSlim

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#7 posted 560 days ago

When the waves get bigger, you’re ready to “hang ten”.

Enjoy the ride. “Boats and people don’t show their strength until they’ve been through the storm”.

Nice work as always.

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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Brit

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#8 posted 560 days ago

It fits in really well Mads. Good luck in your new home.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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Tag84

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#9 posted 560 days ago

great elegant design and great idea!

-- -Thomas -

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#10 posted 560 days ago

Thumbs up on this one! Nice turn out.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Beginningwoodworker

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#11 posted 560 days ago

Nice dining room table.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Tootles

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#12 posted 560 days ago

Looks great Mads

-- I may have lost my marbles, but I still have my love of woodworking

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widdle

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#13 posted 560 days ago

Nice..Like the swallow tail…

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prompt

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#14 posted 560 days ago

Unusual for a table form. Looks great.

-- Elhan, Azerbaijan

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KOVA

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#15 posted 560 days ago

HERMOSA CREACIÓN CARPINTERO-ARTISTA!!!!!!!

-- KOVA, EL CARPINTERO DEL PUEBLO https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Carpintero-Del-Pueblo/148976618479733

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