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Project by Critterman posted 11-17-2013 12:33 AM 1271 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi Everyone, Here is a project finally after a long drought. I’ve been working on this one for a long time. No plans on this one…I designed it and built it off looking at another cheaper not so nice one with a different support system. Made of cherry and finished with hand applied poly. The inlay is holly from a tree I cut down in front of my old house. The legs are foldable so it can be stored out of the way easily. The top molding is removable so they can change the fabric under the plexiglass playing surface with what ever color or design they wish. I was very happy with the way it came out :>) It took me a long time to work out all the details and I was challenged to do many new skills like molding, inlay, etc. The cherry came out great with lots of movement all around the table and the grain colors are awesome. Another first on this one…my very first commission :>) Didn’t charge much because it was for a firiend and it took so long to complete, but it definitely caught the attention of others who saw it ;>) Thanks for looking.

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 11-17-2013 01:16 AM

Looks excellent. My first time building any style always takes forever.

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

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Ken90712

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#2 posted 11-17-2013 03:01 PM

This is great… What a cool table for slapping bones. Should serve you for a very long time…. Love the details like the inlay , cup holders and tray…

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 11-20-2013 05:44 PM

Looks fantastic, very well designed and finished. Like the cherry and all the great details. Great job!

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#4 posted 11-20-2013 08:08 PM

This is a very nice piece and a fine design. Congratulations.

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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Critterman

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#5 posted 11-21-2013 10:06 PM

Thanks Guys…I am proud of this one and I learned a lot too…which was the idea behind doing it in the first place :>)

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA

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