Reclaimed Dining Table made from Apple Cider Vinegar Tanks

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Project by smartalecg posted 365 days ago 1738 views 10 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a project I finished for a client a few weeks ago. Its made from reclaimed apple cider vinegar tanks salvaged from the Manzana company out of Sebastopol, CA that were originally constructed in 1919….nice dense old growth doug fir. They wanted a patchwork, rustic style farmhouse table with some nice colors they chose. What do you guys think?

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#1 posted 365 days ago

Nice, love the pattern and colors, great job.

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#2 posted 364 days ago

absolutely love it
it’s rustic, eclectic but simple and functional
well done

-- Greg Simon

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#3 posted 364 days ago

Very nicely done. Fine work.

-- Bill M. I love my job as a firefighter, but nothing gives me the satisfaction of running my hand over a project that I have built and just finished sanding.

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#4 posted 364 days ago

I think it looks great

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#5 posted 364 days ago

That’s a real beauty! I just love rustic, artsy stuff like this and you did a fine job with this one. Thanks for sharing it :)

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#6 posted 364 days ago

Its gorgeous. I really really love the looks of that table. Color me impressed.

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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#7 posted 364 days ago

I really like the patchwork.
Where did you come across the wood for that project.

-- I'm not clumsy.. It's just the floor hates me, the tables and chairs are bullies and the wall gets in the way.. - Mike -

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#8 posted 364 days ago

Thanks for the comments! @WhoMe There’s a great salvage store in Petaluma, CA called Heritage Salvage. They have an amazing selection of reclaimed wood.

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#9 posted 363 days ago

I love it, and picture 4 really shows the texture – I just want to run my hands over it.

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#10 posted 362 days ago

Excellent work on that beautiful rustic table and bench. Like the build and colors, very creative use of reclaimed wood.

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#11 posted 353 days ago

Freaking amazing. Where do you live. I’m in Nova Scotia, Canada if you are close to me I will pay for you to make me something like this. Absolutely gorgeous.

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#12 posted 349 days ago

@cchalifax I’m sorry but I’m on the opposite coast in Berkeley, CA. I hope you can find what you’re looking for. Thanks everyone else for the kind words. It was one of the few projects I was really sad to see go.

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