Table from project left-over wood

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Project by Oldtool posted 512 days ago 868 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had some maple left over from another project a few years back, and some time on my hands, so I made this little table for the wife. Hard maple, yellow shellac from flakes, and hardware from Rockler. Pegged the leg joints for effect, tapered the legs, made a sliding tenon for the drawer, but not sure where I got the design ideas, memory fading fast at my age.
Thanks for viewing.

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#1 posted 512 days ago

Very nice looking piece

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#2 posted 512 days ago

I am truly amazed how LJ’s of your caliber can just knock out a project like this…. Great Project Thank you for sharing. I am still wanting to venture down the furnature path I suppose at some point I will get the confidence to do so.

-- Rick.... Fort Worth, Texas

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#3 posted 512 days ago

As usual its just another beautiful piece.. love the wood use, the top is great… keep up the great work..what a great use of left over wood.. Papa


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#4 posted 512 days ago

That project has an exceptional quality and coolness for me. That is a sweet job and I’m impressed.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#5 posted 512 days ago

If that is what you can do with leftovers. What can you do with scraps?
Nice work. Really clean lines.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are."

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#7 posted 507 days ago

Beautiful and elegant table. Great joinery, wood choice and design, like the legs and the finish. Impressive!

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#8 posted 104 days ago

very nice

-- Nikki

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