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Project by lenb posted 500 days ago 2004 views 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My daughter needed a table for there log house and would have liked a Barn plank reclaimed one.
I am fortunate to live in an area where there is a company that reclaims old barns and was able to find some pine planks and every one was real happy with the results. I sanded the boards and finish with epoxy which is kind of tricky and is a new concept for me to finish wood but worked out quite nice. Thanks for looking
Len

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Ken90712

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#1 posted 500 days ago

What a great table and wood choice… Love the grain and color.

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

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whitebeast88

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#2 posted 500 days ago

beautiful i’m sure your daughter love’s it.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 500 days ago

This is a wonderful table. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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GlennsGrandson

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#4 posted 500 days ago

Wonderful stuff! I hope to make something beautiful out of old reclaimed wood someday as well.

Great job.

-- Grant - S/N Dakota

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Monte Pittman

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#5 posted 500 days ago

Really nice work

-- 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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gfadvm

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#6 posted 500 days ago

Excellent table! How did you achieve that color? Beautiful! Also love your joinery.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Woodbridge

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#7 posted 500 days ago

the reclaimed barn boards look great as does the whole table.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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hoss12992

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#8 posted 500 days ago

WOW! This looks great!

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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deon

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#9 posted 499 days ago

Great recycle

-- Dreaming patterns

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stefang

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#10 posted 499 days ago

I love the woods rustic look. A wonderful table build.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#11 posted 499 days ago

Very nice, great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Fishinbo

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#12 posted 497 days ago

Your trestle table looks amazing. Like the gorgeous wood, great joints and the flawless finish. Impressive!

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DocSavage45

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#13 posted 489 days ago

Lucky Daughter!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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