LumberJocks

Chunky Cypress Table

  • Advertise with us
Project by scarbor posted 07-13-2013 01:36 PM 981 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from solid cypress, joined with half lap joinery. Very Heavy! Detachable top. 7’ long, 42’’ wide, 30’’ tall. Finished with fruitwood stain.





5 comments so far

View firefighterontheside's profile

firefighterontheside

13442 posts in 1316 days


#1 posted 07-13-2013 03:35 PM

I love cypress. I have 1000 square feet of it as flooring in my house. Looks great, but a little soft for flooring. It’s very nice to work with. I need to do more with it. Your table looks great.

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

View steliart's profile

steliart

1817 posts in 2148 days


#2 posted 07-13-2013 08:07 PM

Even though I am from Cyprus, cypress here is consider to be a protected species and you cannot get any of it, only the museum can use it for traditional house restoration.
I love that fresh cut smell of it.
Beautiful table, 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 --

View aussiedave's profile

aussiedave

3114 posts in 1284 days


#3 posted 07-13-2013 11:25 PM

A very solid looking table, love the grain on the top….nice job.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

View Fishinbo's profile

Fishinbo

11362 posts in 1635 days


#4 posted 07-16-2013 04:14 PM

That’s gorgeous and beefy. Love the top, very pretty grain patterns and the feet are heavy duty. Great work!

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

23113 posts in 2326 days


#5 posted 07-16-2013 06:30 PM

You did a nice job on this project. 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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com