Coffee table

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Project by AlanMeyer posted 385 days ago 688 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Coffee table made from some old barn wood I bought from a guy. I planed off one side and left the bottom as a reminder of what it looked like before. The girl I gave it too loves it. I wish I had kept it. It was included with 60 bft of walnut I bought. For $25. It was a steal.
Minwax Special Walnut stain and 3 coats of lacquer. I am guessing it was ash, but I am not really sure. Feel free to guess away.

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#1 posted 385 days ago

Not sure what it is other than really nice looking.

-- 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 385 days ago

Great craftsmanship on this, looks real good. How did you finish it, it has a nice soft look to it?

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#3 posted 384 days ago

Minwax special walnut stain and lacquer.

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#4 posted 381 days ago

That looks great and well made. The wood has some beautiful grains and the finish sets it off. Great job!

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#5 posted 363 days ago

Very nice, I love the wood coffee table. A coffee table enjoys a place of privilege in every living room. Wooden coffee tables are also fantastic pieces to have in your home. Often, they have more of a rustic look and look good with a neutral or earthy decor

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