Alligator Slab Table

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Project by AzNate posted 06-02-2013 09:46 PM 776 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Here are some pics of an Alligator slab table I made for my garage. I inlayed some copper against black sand in a few areas to fill some voids and cracks. This was my first attempt at inlaying anything so still figuring some things out, things I could’ve done different, etc.. but overall happy with the project. The tables only purpose is to put stuff on… hunting gear and what not + it was a bit experimental. I’m sure it will get a bit beat up over time but someday I can sand down again re-finish it if necessary. Enjoy the pics and any advice or tips for future inlays is well received. I’ve done other projects with logs and slabs but first inlay..

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#1 posted 06-02-2013 09:50 PM

Very nice table good Job!

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#2 posted 06-02-2013 11:10 PM

Good job, Nate. Nice looking table. It will be very useful. Also glad you got your pictures posted

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#3 posted 06-02-2013 11:32 PM

Great job. What type of wood is it?

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 06-02-2013 11:40 PM

Thanks guys..
Monte… the slab is alligator juniper as well as the bases.

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#5 posted 06-03-2013 01:34 AM

That is a very awesome table and like it…but where does the alligator fit in?

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#6 posted 06-03-2013 01:51 PM

gerat looking table

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#7 posted 06-09-2013 08:01 PM

love it

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - --

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#8 posted 06-19-2013 09:49 PM

Nate that is a very cool looking what-not table. Cool Job on the inlays.
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