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Finished Mahogany Serving Tray

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Project by Frank Boer posted 04-01-2007 03:27 PM 2288 views 12 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the finished mahogany serving tray I posted a ‘work in progress’ about earlier this month.
I’m very pleased with the result.
Check out the 4 min. movie I made about it on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L1JQY82zd8E

- Frank Boer

-- Frank Boer, Holland





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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 04-01-2007 03:54 PM

yah.. that sure is beautiful.

the surface is like glass! gosh you must be so proud of this! Beautiful. VERY rich

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#2 posted 04-01-2007 03:56 PM

Wonderful. Thanks for sharing.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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Jeff

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#3 posted 04-01-2007 04:01 PM

Very, very nice, Frank! It is absolutely gorgeous and I love the extreme attention to detail in the execution. It was neet to see the usage of the paper template.

Thanks for the nod to LJ at the end of the movie!

-- Jeff, St. Paul, MN

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cheller

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#4 posted 04-01-2007 04:11 PM

I love that the pattern is carried through to the bottom. Nice work.

-- Chelle http://artsgranddaughter.blogspot.com

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#5 posted 04-01-2007 07:55 PM

Very cool! Repost of video.

-- -John "Do I have to keep typing a smiley? Just assume it's a joke." www.flickr.com/photos/gizmodyne

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#6 posted 04-01-2007 07:55 PM

WOW… all around great job!

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- http://blanchardcreative.etsy.com -- http://snbcreative.wordpress.com/

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#7 posted 04-01-2007 08:52 PM

I really enjoyed the video and I love the piece.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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Max

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#8 posted 04-01-2007 08:54 PM

Very very nice piece.

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#9 posted 04-01-2007 09:11 PM

Great job.

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Chip

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#10 posted 04-01-2007 10:21 PM

Beautiful Frank. Wonderful attention to detail. Thanks a lot for sharing it. And thanks for the video giz.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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Lou

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#11 posted 04-02-2007 12:13 AM

great job!!! i love the star design in the middle!

-- "What one can make with good tools is limited only by one's talent" (lucius-hill@comcast.net)

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Karson

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#12 posted 04-02-2007 12:27 AM

Great Frank. Thanks for the video.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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CharlieM1958

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#13 posted 04-02-2007 04:05 PM

Beautiful! But will the finish survive being loaded down with a few pounds of boiled southern Louisiana crawfish?

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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DocK16

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#14 posted 04-12-2007 02:04 AM

Very very nice detail work, Very elegant, classy piece
DocK

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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Don

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#15 posted 07-16-2007 03:27 AM

Exceptional piece – sorry that I missed it first time around.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://www.dpb-photos.com/

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