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Reclaimed Dining Table made from Apple Cider Vinegar Tanks

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Project by smartalecg posted 08-20-2013 03:32 PM 2406 views 11 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 08-20-2013 06:29 PM

Nice, love the pattern and colors, great job.

-- "aim small miss small" m g breedlove

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#2 posted 08-20-2013 10:01 PM

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

-- Greg Simon

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#3 posted 08-21-2013 12:38 AM

Very nicely done. Fine work.

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

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#4 posted 08-21-2013 02:59 AM

I think it looks great

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#5 posted 08-21-2013 01:26 PM

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 :)

-- The first cordless tool was a stick. The first power tool was a rock.

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#6 posted 08-21-2013 01:35 PM

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 08-21-2013 03:14 PM

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, the wall gets in the way AAANNNDDD table saws BITE my fingers!!!.. - Mike -

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smartalecg

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#8 posted 08-21-2013 06:30 PM

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 08-22-2013 02:53 AM

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

-- Cad a dheanfaimid feasta gan adhmad.......?

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#10 posted 08-23-2013 06:05 PM

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 08-31-2013 11:04 PM

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 09-04-2013 11:05 PM

@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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