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Project by Philfranklin posted 272 days ago 1842 views 10 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

And the largest slab of oak I have ever glued…>! This completes the dining set. Again a Rober tLang drawing. Thanks to my wood working buddy Gary Zimmel in Canada for supplying me with the full size templates for the curves.





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WoodenFrog

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#1 posted 272 days ago

Very nice!! Really a great looking table!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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HillbillyShooter

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#2 posted 272 days ago

Another beautiful piece! Matches your outstanding chairs and stands on its own without being over shadowed by its eight friends.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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MadeinMT

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#3 posted 272 days ago

Absolutely beautiful. Must weigh a ton.

-- Ron, Montana

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Hammerthumb

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#4 posted 272 days ago

Very nice project. Beautifully done.

-- Paul, Las Vegas

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luv2learn

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#5 posted 272 days ago

Wonderful craftsmanship and attention to detail. The trestle table and accompanying chairs will certainly be family heirloom pieces.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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Sanding2day

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#6 posted 272 days ago

Awesome work… Very nice table and chairs… Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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aussiedave

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#7 posted 272 days ago

Wow you made the table as well as the 8 chairs…..amazing work, the table looks great. Excellent craftsmanship on making the table and the chairs….fantastic job.

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

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pintodeluxe

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#8 posted 272 days ago

What a beast! They just don’t make them like that anymore.
I really like the keyed tenons, what a great look.

I built my Twin Tenon table with two large through tenons at each end. It is a secret pleasure every time someone racks their knee on one. Reminds me of a favorite quote…

“I have been black and blue in some spot, somewhere, almost all of my life from too intimate contacts with my own furniture” —- Frank Lloyd Wright

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

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asloanie

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#9 posted 272 days ago

Can you provide a bit more detail on the type of wood..thickness.. glue up of the verticals..etc.. great looking..would help us if we try to duplicate.

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CalgaryGeoff

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#10 posted 272 days ago

Fantastic looking table. I really like the big bulky,look of it and the through tenons. You did a great job on this table!

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

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Woodbridge

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#11 posted 272 days ago

Wow, that is a great looking table. I like the massive look of the table.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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AandCstyle

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#12 posted 272 days ago

Outstanding work on the chairs and table! I am really glad that I didn’t have to move the table. I also think your other projects are equally great. Truly inspirational.

-- Art

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mike1950

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#13 posted 271 days ago

Beautiful table.

-- "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is."– Albert Einstein

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chopnhack

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#14 posted 271 days ago

Excellent work!! Looks like it came out of a magazine photo shoot. Great job on the color as well :-)

-- Sneaking up on the line....

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Francois Vigneron

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#15 posted 271 days ago

An instant favorite. All your projects are beautiful designs and of excellent workmanship. Thanks for sharing !

-- Francois Vigneron, Gif-sur-Yvette, France & Altadena, CA

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