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Birdseye maple table/desk

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Project by doctor2 posted 04-18-2013 04:23 PM 1142 views 4 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally got this one done….............I’m happy.

FYI, the table also disassembles (legs attached top and bottom with hanger bolts, per client request).

-- Daryl, Colorado, www.nickelfurniture.com





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Kaleb the Swede

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#1 posted 04-18-2013 04:45 PM

You should be. That is some amazing work. Love the leg shape on it. Great detail on the drawers as well

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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hoss12992

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#2 posted 04-18-2013 05:08 PM

Awesome job. Love it

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

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DaddyZ

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#3 posted 04-18-2013 05:15 PM

Very Nice !!

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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kurtb

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#4 posted 04-18-2013 06:36 PM

‘Exquisite’ is the word that comes to mind.

Taking on that kind of project with that kind of wood is unimaginable to me.

Congratulations!

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Surfside

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#5 posted 04-18-2013 07:51 PM

Wow!Flawless work! Perfectly don! What type of finish did you apply on this? The legs are the best.

-- "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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doctor2

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#6 posted 04-18-2013 08:02 PM

the finish is a pre-catalyzed lacquer (water based), hand rubbed

-- Daryl, Colorado, www.nickelfurniture.com

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Oldtool

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#7 posted 04-18-2013 08:38 PM

Beautiful table, very unique design, excellent wood treatment. Is that a die?, or the natural color of the wood? Great work.

-- "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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Bieser

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#8 posted 04-18-2013 09:35 PM

I love the lines. Good work

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gfadvm

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#9 posted 04-19-2013 12:31 AM

Very unusual and unique design (I like it). Your joinery is just perfect as is the finish. The wooden drawer slides are the icing on this beautiful piece.

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

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lightweightladylefty

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#10 posted 04-19-2013 05:02 AM

Daryl,

Very nice design and craftsmanship!

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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Ken90712

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#11 posted 04-19-2013 03:02 PM

Wow a real beauty, Love the wood which I assume is a birdseye maple?

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

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TechRedneck

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#12 posted 04-21-2013 01:53 AM

Good solid quality, eye catching design… I like it, thanks for posting.

-- Mike.... West Virginia. "Man is a tool using animal. Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all.". T Carlyle

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Fishinbo

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#13 posted 04-22-2013 02:10 PM

Awesome table! Love the beautiful legs and the great joinery. Great build on the gorgeous wood. Impressive!

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JustplaneJeff

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#14 posted 04-26-2013 03:43 AM

A mighty fine piece of furniture, you have one lucky client.

-- JustplaneJeff

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