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Project by david38 posted 04-29-2013 11:31 PM 1695 views 5 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

made from walnut and maple made for entryway.





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Tennessee

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#1 posted 04-29-2013 11:34 PM

I have to ask, what is the drawer for?
By the way, an outstanding piece of work!!!

-- Paul, Tennessee, http://www.tsunamiguitars.com

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Woodbridge

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#2 posted 04-29-2013 11:41 PM

A very interesting and cool looking bench.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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david38

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#3 posted 04-29-2013 11:47 PM

to put gloves or whatever, really i felt it needed it to go with the wood.

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DocSavage45

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#4 posted 04-30-2013 12:55 AM

Interesting positioning of the stretcher.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#5 posted 04-30-2013 01:03 AM

very nice,i like the way you incorporated the drawer.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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Heidi Neely

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#6 posted 04-30-2013 01:23 AM

Looks great…I love it because its just so different! Definitely not your run of the mill entry way bench :)

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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icemanhank

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#7 posted 04-30-2013 01:31 AM

Love it, I hope it gets lots of use.

-- "These are my principles. And if you don't like them, I have others." ... Cheers, David

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garbonsai

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#8 posted 04-30-2013 12:57 PM

Bizarre. In a really good way. I like it a lot.

-- Do not taunt Happy Fun Ball.

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 04-30-2013 01:01 PM

It’s unusual and very quaint. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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kody

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#10 posted 05-01-2013 04:01 AM

Wow. Great work, keep it up.

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Lanaug

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#11 posted 05-01-2013 01:18 PM

that is some really beautiful Walnut

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#12 posted 05-01-2013 08:11 PM

what a beautiful bench david, your use of the crotch area to add the drawer is a great idea, ane whole design is right on, and im sure it will be loved…grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Mip

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#13 posted 05-01-2013 09:17 PM

This is what I want to build, but lack the skill. I like how you angled one of the legs so that the drawer will line up with the angle of the branch off shoot of the seat board, made it look like it’s supposed to be there. What finish did you use? Very nice bench!

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Fishinbo

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#14 posted 05-02-2013 02:51 PM

Marvelous bench! Like the live edge and all the interesting details of your unique design. Looks reallt sturdy as well. Outstanding work!

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