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Project by baileyst posted 57 days ago 905 views 3 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a hall table I just finished for my wife. I finished it with danish oil and polyurethane, hope you guys like it.

-- Bailey Indiana





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oldrivers

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#1 posted 57 days ago

Good looking table there. Good combinations mapel and walnut? From the looks of this baby I bet she is Happy. (Happy wife happy life)

-- LAUS DEO!

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baileyst

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#2 posted 57 days ago

Thanks, yeah she liked it.

-- Bailey Indiana

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bubbaw

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#3 posted 57 days ago

good combination of wood. I may have to try one myself. good job.

-- Isaiah 40:31

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Net55

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#4 posted 57 days ago

Yes, I like to contrast, nice build!

-- Bill, SW Florida

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Picklehead

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#5 posted 57 days ago

Beautiful combination of woods, excellent design and execution. Fine work!

-- You've got to be smarter than the tree.

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gimmo

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#6 posted 57 days ago

I also like combining different woods, here is a cedar cabinet trimmed with a padouk inlay in curly maple.

-- Stan, Shelbyville, Ky

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CL810

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#7 posted 57 days ago

Nice build Bailey. Very well executed.

-- "It's amazing how much can go wrong when you think you know what you're doing."

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DMC1903

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#8 posted 57 days ago

Looks great!
Will the miter joints split when the maple board expands wth seasonal movement?

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baileyst

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#9 posted 57 days ago

I hope not I kinda cheated on them. I used pocket hole screws with glue to make them stronger.

-- Bailey Indiana

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CharlesA

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#10 posted 57 days ago

I gotta admit, my first thought was how great it looked. My second thought was “wood movement.”

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ms0099rg

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#11 posted 57 days ago

Looks great!!! Is the top veneer?

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CalgaryGeoff

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#12 posted 56 days ago

Hey great looking table, colors work very well together as well as style and size. It’s gone into my favorites as it’s definitely awesome. And it is very similar to a project I’m working on.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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baileyst

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#13 posted 56 days ago

Thanks guys, no the top isn’t veneer. It was some curly maple I had left over that a friend gave me. I planed it down to about 3/4”.

-- Bailey Indiana

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Rick

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#14 posted 56 days ago

Very Nice Work indeed Bailey! Thanks For Sharing!

Rick

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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TRHeath

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#15 posted 56 days ago

Beautiful. I love the wood combination. I need to learn a lot more about wood movement so I understand more what some of the others are talking about. I know the basics but I always need to know more. Great looking piece.

-- So much to learn....so little time.....

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