Rough sawn dinning room table

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Project by baileyst posted 07-19-2013 08:48 AM 2590 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a rustic roughsawn table I made for my dinning room. It is made of wormy soft maple and I stained it with an Early American stain. I put 8 coats of Varathane high gloss polyurethane to seal it.

-- Bailey Indiana

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#1 posted 07-19-2013 12:51 PM

I hope many others feel as I do… beautiful table!!!! Great job!

-- "Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."

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#2 posted 07-19-2013 06:46 PM

Great looking table top!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 07-19-2013 09:28 PM

That is a family heirloom! Very nice work and it is so usable. That came out very nicely.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#4 posted 07-20-2013 03:34 AM

very nice,beautiful wood.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#5 posted 07-21-2013 03:00 PM

This is a really neat idea! Looks great.

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#6 posted 07-22-2013 02:48 PM

Thank you all. I have built a few end tables like this also I will try to post one later.

-- Bailey Indiana

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#7 posted 07-23-2013 01:48 PM

Wow! It came out really looking great. Interesting top and the finish is amazing. Great job!

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Tom Pritchard

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#8 posted 08-07-2013 11:32 AM

I really love your tables. I have been looking at making one for my home. I have designed a table in Sketchup hoping to use some barn siding for the top? Still not sure. Thanks for sharing your projects.

-- Tom in Madison, Indiana

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Matthew Eye

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#9 posted 08-08-2015 01:18 PM

Great looking table. What are dimensionw of the top?

-- "When it comes to working on stuff, buying more tools usually helps" - Matthew Eye

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#10 posted 08-08-2015 01:28 PM

This turned out great.

My wife and daughter have been talking for a while about a new dining table. Thanks for the inspiration & sharing your project.

Bill in MI.

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