Maple Benches

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Project by Topsailor posted 01-07-2014 06:31 AM 1688 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are a pair of maple benches I made using a slab of maple I picked up. I made both of them with identical legs and all maple for the legs and aprons. Not much to it but they are finished with linseed oil and 3 coats of a semi gloss poly.

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#1 posted 01-07-2014 08:52 AM

Nice and simple. Live edge makes a nice statement.

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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#2 posted 01-07-2014 12:07 PM

Great job sir

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 01-07-2014 01:03 PM

That is a great way to show off some beautiful wood. Nice job.

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#4 posted 01-07-2014 05:31 PM


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#5 posted 01-10-2014 04:45 PM

Gorgeous benches! The tops are stunning with the live edge, pretty grains and great finish.

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