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Heart Pine tongue and groove table

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Project by scarbor posted 453 days ago 1365 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I build this table from heart pine that came out of an old house’s attic. It was hard as rock an difficult to plane. It was literally separating within the grain pattern of itself. But the results were great. Stained with Early American and finished with serveral coats of laquer.





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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#1 posted 453 days ago

Wow, that’s a great result given the material used. It’s beautiful, but so splintery! A fine table!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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MNBsr

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#2 posted 453 days ago

Good Job

-- Malcolm, Mobile Alabama

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#3 posted 453 days ago

Very nice and looks good.

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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jdh122

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#4 posted 453 days ago

It looks really nice. Plus made with a quality of wood that’s almost impossible to find other than on river bottoms and through recycling, right?

-- Jeremy, in the Acadian forests

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workerinwood

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#5 posted 452 days ago

Great job, well done!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 451 days ago

Fantastic table! Like the stain and finish. Great job on recycling the wood.

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