Picnic Table

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Project by DaveDelo posted 314 days ago 563 views 10 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After seeing LJ’s Jerry’s post a couple weeks ago, thought I might try a version of his picnic table. Had a few pieces of 4×4 osage orange and decided to give it a try. Couple coats of clear Watco and I think I’ll leave it at that.

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#1 posted 314 days ago

Cool, maybe you can add an umbrella napkin holder.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#2 posted 314 days ago

Really cool!

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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#3 posted 310 days ago

Looks good and functional. Will come in very handy during picnics. Like the beautiful wood. Well done!

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#4 posted 310 days ago

My photography skills didn’t really show off the real beauty of this species. One of my favorites especially when you can get a streak or two of the creamy white color that’s just under the bark. These pieces were more towards the center of the heartwood. Only downside is the stuff is so dang hard, I try to limit the number of times it gets put thru the jointer & planer.

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#5 posted 308 days ago

Looks great!!!

-- Jerry - Rochester, MN *Whether you think you can or you can't, you are probably right* - Henry Ford

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