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Project by Tag84 posted 06-29-2013 04:59 PM 4084 views 32 times favorited 43 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey everyone,

I had some leftover pieces from my previous cutting board, and decided to build a coffeetable out of it.
It wasn’t a request but it seemed fun to try.
Wood types are maple, cherry and walnut.
I made pictures this time of the progress;


I used a beech plywood base to glue the blocks on.


I glued them on one by one to be sure everything stayed flat.


same procedure :) but bigger.


planing the uneven parts flush.


1st coat of Danish oil.


3th coat of Danish oil.


Because our bandsaw blade was to dull, i went with the mitersaw.


Routing out notches for the top to sit on.


cleaning up the mortis’s.


marking all pieces and testfitting.


sanding the legs.


Also applying Danish oil.


frame glued up.


The top is attached with corner braces to the frame.

Thanks for watching!

-- -Thomas -





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KnotCurser

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#1 posted 06-29-2013 05:07 PM

Fantastic look – great build!

Thanks for sharing,

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

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degoose

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#2 posted 06-29-2013 05:08 PM

Absolutely fabulous… I really like it…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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steliart

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#3 posted 06-29-2013 05:09 PM

Love that cubic 3d top
very nice project
well done

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

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#4 posted 06-29-2013 05:32 PM

I’m thinking that when people see this you are going to be busy putting more pieces together. :>)

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#5 posted 06-29-2013 05:41 PM

sweet!

-- Joel

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Dutchy

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#6 posted 06-29-2013 05:50 PM

GEWELDIG !!! Wat een mooi stuk(je) werk. A great piece of ART. If you have drunk, there will be more cubes ;)

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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deon

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#7 posted 06-29-2013 06:21 PM

Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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Tag84

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#8 posted 06-29-2013 08:50 PM

Thanks alot for your great comments! much appreciated! Thomas that would be nice, would gave me something to do :)

-- -Thomas -

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RHC

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#9 posted 06-29-2013 09:32 PM

Thanks for posting the progress pics! For us rookies, viewing the pictures of the build process is like reading a great book. That is a lovely piece!!

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Vicki

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#10 posted 06-29-2013 10:45 PM

This is so cool. I’ve never seen that treatment given to a coffee table. Great idea and execution.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#11 posted 06-29-2013 11:01 PM

Off The Charts, you could use as a coffee table and cutting board….SWEET JOB!

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CalgaryGeoff

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#12 posted 06-29-2013 11:16 PM

That’s one awesome table and solid. Looks like its tornado proof.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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Jim Jakosh

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#13 posted 06-30-2013 12:05 AM

Gorgeous table!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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prattman

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#14 posted 06-30-2013 12:23 AM

Beautiful, just beautiful.

-- Everyone calls me Ed or Eddie , mom still calls me Edward if she is mad at me.

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#15 posted 06-30-2013 01:15 AM

Beautiful work Thomas !!

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