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I made this for friend several years ago. It is one of the first pieces of furniture i made. It is red oak and rosewood.
Asian influence, i think I got the idea from a picture of a bed on the internet.


I used some bridal joints.
bridal joint
Through mortise and tenon
through tenon
Its a little rough but pretty good for my skill level at the time.
nice pic

-- What do you learn from being right?





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 2238 days ago

Very nice!

I want to see more big photos. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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sidestepmcgee

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#2 posted 2238 days ago

little rough , what you talkin. i love the design, what finish did you use?thanks

-- eric post, tallahassee FL

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teenagewoodworker

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#3 posted 2237 days ago

thats really nice. I love the look of the through mortise and tenons. great job!

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trifern

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#4 posted 2237 days ago

Very nice looking table. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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Kipster

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#5 posted 2237 days ago

Great table. I too am curious about how you finished it?

-- Kip Northern Illinois ( If you don't know where your goin any road will take you there) George Harrison

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GaryK

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#6 posted 2237 days ago

Great looking table. I really like the details.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Woodhacker

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#7 posted 2235 days ago

Very unique…I love the joinery. You did a great job. Thanks for showing it.

-- Martin, Kansas

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TreeBones

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#8 posted 2233 days ago

Nice table, I would like to try something like this someday.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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Beginningwoodworker

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#9 posted 2113 days ago

Thats a nice coffee table.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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