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Project by GerardoArg1 posted 12-29-2013 05:08 PM 546 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello everyone !
Here finally got something to contribute .
This last time was hectic at work, and other times I was not allowed to do any of carpentry . But, as it is difficult to remove completely the wood from mind, finally joining free time and I could arrange a laminated table to put the pizza.
I started with some woods of Guayovira and Anchico , both very hard wood , laminate and make the idea of ​​subsequently cut into circle and thereby end the table. But after mulling over the idea I decided it would be much simpler cut an octagon , wich a circle , had to do it with a hand saw . Also note that if added two small parts could make a larger table and thus make the most of the laminate without wasting wood.
So is : light wood interior is anchico , dark with yellow lines is guayovira , and has two woods on the sides are cedar .
Also take to strengthen union with small cedar glued at the end of the grain , and reinforced with 3 mm dowels. Do not know if this was necessary , but also I like this .
Hope you like and probably is my last contribution of the year!

Very Happy 2014 to all ( and much sawdust ! !)

Gerardo

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)





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whitewulf

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#1 posted 12-29-2013 05:21 PM

Old year go out with bang!
Very interesting grain, excellente!

-- "ButI'mMuchBetterNow"

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jaykaypur

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#2 posted 12-29-2013 05:24 PM

This is really nice and the cedar strips w/dowels is genius addition and adds to the character of the “pizza table.” GREAT job.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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gwolfe1977

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#3 posted 12-29-2013 06:19 PM

I really like it! Nice color and grain in the various woods. Thanks for sharing. Have a happy and prosperous new year.

-- Gary,Nebraska

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 12-29-2013 06:21 PM

Great idea. Nice work.

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

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MonteCristo

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#5 posted 12-29-2013 07:32 PM

Nice woods ! A very beautiful, and useful, project ! Bien hecho, amigo !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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Jim Rowe

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#6 posted 12-29-2013 10:40 PM

Gerardo, Very nice project. Thanks for posting. Best wishes for 2014!
Jim

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

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bazz135uk

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#7 posted 12-30-2013 04:19 AM

Gerardo :: Pizza board looks really cool ! Great selection of timbers & Octagon shape works well.
Good luck for 2014 :: BazzA.

-- BAZZ, WINDSOR UK A workshop is not a luxury . We need it to preserve our sanity in this frantic world we live in. A place to be at peace.

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gepatino

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#8 posted 01-03-2014 01:08 PM

Nice project Gerardo! And the octagon should work great since you usually cut the pizza in eights, don’t you?

Que empieces bien el año!

-- http://about.me/gepatino

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