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Project by JHIM posted 10-08-2013 01:55 PM 1490 views 6 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

lady saw a 2000 dollar table she liked in a chicago store.. needless to say i built it for cheaper!

-- "the hard jobs will take a while..the impossible will take a bit longer"





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dan_fash

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#1 posted 10-08-2013 01:58 PM

very nice, love the legs. I’ve been looking at similar designs for some future tables.

-- "If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most logical explantion is that I was made for another world." -C.S. Lewis

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#2 posted 10-08-2013 02:12 PM

Beautiful work. She will definitely not be ashamed to have guests over for supper.

-- If it sounds stupid but it works, it ain't stupid.

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#3 posted 10-08-2013 03:03 PM

Really beautiful work. What are the dimensions?

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 10-08-2013 03:07 PM

This is very attractive and you’ve done a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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

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#5 posted 10-08-2013 06:42 PM

Very nice indeed.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#6 posted 10-08-2013 08:27 PM

Great looking table and nicely made.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#7 posted 10-08-2013 09:01 PM

I really like this table. What kind of wood did you use? What are the dimensions?

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#8 posted 10-08-2013 10:05 PM

Cool table nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#9 posted 10-09-2013 02:45 AM

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#10 posted 10-09-2013 03:22 AM

Great job

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#11 posted 10-09-2013 01:41 PM

Beautiful table. Love everything about it. Nice work.

-- Marty, http://www.wickedpiggy.com

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#12 posted 10-09-2013 02:00 PM

Everything looks great, especially the base. Impressive.

-- Whatever you find to do with your hands, do it with all your might,... because there is no work in the grave...Ecclesiastes 9:10

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JHIM

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#13 posted 10-09-2013 05:51 PM

you guys are too nice. it is select pine. with standard 4×4 posts doweld toghether. very fun project really enjoyed it!

-- "the hard jobs will take a while..the impossible will take a bit longer"

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#14 posted 10-09-2013 10:05 PM

My wife has been looking for the perfect table for months. I knew when I saw this she would fall in love, and I was right on the money! Could you comment on the finish and maybe post a few more pictures for those like me interested in doing something similar? Thanks in advance.

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JHIM

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#15 posted 10-09-2013 10:13 PM

The stain is minwax dark walnut I used semi gloss Polly..don’t have a lot of other pictures …basicly biscuit jointed top 1x frame,ripped a half inch off 4×4s. Glued and dowled them..Kreg jigged everything together ..

-- "the hard jobs will take a while..the impossible will take a bit longer"

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