Living Room Side Tables

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Project by Lance posted 382 days ago 1948 views 9 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first real piece’s of furniture in the house, i’ve made shop furniture but nothing house quality yet. There made from all walnut and soft maple for the drawers. I used the Domino XL 700 for all the joints, it’s 100% assembled by the Domino.

I used General Finishes Brown Mahogany water based stain to darken the walnut to my wife preference, the finish is the General Finishes Pre-Cat Water based Poly. – I typically used it b/c I’m able to finish the top coat in one day, b/c of the incredible drying time between coats.

The shop is closed until late Sept, or the first good weather weekend we get!! lol TOOO HOT now!!!! Ductless A/C would be nice in the shop!!

Hope you enjoy!

-- Lance, Hook'em HORNS! ""V""

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#1 posted 382 days ago

very very nice.great job.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#2 posted 382 days ago

A super nice pair Lance. You put a lot of uniqueness in these. Nicely done

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#3 posted 382 days ago

Very nice pair of tables Lance, you have to be very pleased with them they look great…nice job.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#4 posted 382 days ago

Nice dovetails, and great looking tables overall!
Well done.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#5 posted 382 days ago

Lance, they are excellent.

-- Dale West Central Pa. Do it all, before last call.

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#6 posted 382 days ago

Very nice work Lance.

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 382 days ago

Awesome tables.Living room furniture tables are an essential part of every home.Side tables have a huge effect in your living area and choosing the right side tables can make or break the entire space.Side tables are available with storage shelves, making them versatile.

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#8 posted 381 days ago

Very well done, Lance.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#9 posted 381 days ago

Great design and hardware. Not a fan of stains, but this color looks great : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#10 posted 381 days ago

Question—Assuming the legs are square stock, how did you join the shelf to them—which method?

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#11 posted 381 days ago

I used 3/8” stock and screwed them to the inside of the stretchers, then is was a cut to fit piece for the bottom and it rest on the stock screwed to the side pieces. Hope I answered your questions.

-- Lance, Hook'em HORNS! ""V""

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#12 posted 379 days ago

Very pretty end tables! Great design and finish and hardware as well. Love the dovetails. Great job!

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