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Project by Todd Barrone posted 465 days ago 1759 views 4 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this cedar slab coffee table for my wife for Mother’s Day. I love the color, i finished it with that pore on epoxy. I left the live edges on both sides, 5’ long X 17” to 20” wide X 20” tall.

-- "Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway" John Wayne https://www.facebook.com/BarroneContracting





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 465 days ago

This turned out great,beautiful work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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majuvla

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#2 posted 465 days ago

Incredible finish

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 465 days ago

very nice table

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Buckethead

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#4 posted 465 days ago

Beautiful piece of wood. Lovely finish. Well done!

-- Bucket, any person that spends 10k on a bicycle is guaranteed to be a $@I almost started to like you. -bhog

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whitebeast88

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#5 posted 465 days ago

WOW.beautiful piece,awesome work as always.
what kind of epoxy did you use?i’ve wanted to try some but have been to scared to attempt.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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Kevin

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#6 posted 465 days ago

Turned out great. The epoxy finish looks real good.

-- Measure twice, cut once, then rout a whole bunch

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sgmdwk

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#7 posted 465 days ago

Beautiful piece. I love seeing the real beauty of the wood highlighted as you have.

-- Dave K.

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gfadvm

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#8 posted 465 days ago

A beautiful job! That pour on epoxy always looks great with red cedar and should offer a lot of protection for this relatively soft wood.

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

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Roger

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#9 posted 465 days ago

VaVaVaVooom…....... Wow, that’s is super

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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BusterB

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#10 posted 465 days ago

Wow….that is an amazing table Todd…. really nice work bud. The finish is top notch.

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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hoss12992

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#11 posted 465 days ago

WOW Awesome job

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CalgaryGeoff

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#12 posted 465 days ago

The table top looks great, I’ve always liked the glossy slab table look. What is the pour on epoxy that you used here and how thick of a finish did you end up with? Thanks

I sure enjoy this website, love the lawn tractor in the photo. To me it shows real people. Thanks to everyone.

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Monte Pittman

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#13 posted 465 days ago

Really cool

-- 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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helluvawreck

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#14 posted 465 days ago

Wow! It’s a beautiful piece of wood and makes a very nice table. You did a fine job on this. Congratulations.

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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Todd Barrone

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#15 posted 461 days ago

Thanks every one for your kind words

-- "Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway" John Wayne https://www.facebook.com/BarroneContracting

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