Shaker Tables

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Project by finns posted 03-05-2014 08:55 PM 1304 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from cherry. The end tables measure 17×22 x 26. The coffee table is 17×42 x 19. Finished with one coat of BLO. Then after sitting for a week I applied three coats of Arm-R-Seal. I won’t take any credit for the legs as they were purchased from I do own a lathe but have not acquired the skills. I also used my domino to make the M&T’s and am impressed at how quickly the joinery went.

Fun project and the wife is happy. Thanks for looking.


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#1 posted 03-05-2014 09:39 PM


-- scott

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#2 posted 03-06-2014 01:43 AM

Sweet set of tables, very nice. Can’t go wrong with Shaker style, and cherry.

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#3 posted 03-06-2014 12:31 PM

What great looking tables. Great job, I will have to ck out the web site you mentioned as well.

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

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#4 posted 03-07-2014 04:25 AM

Nice job. Well done.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#5 posted 03-12-2014 02:39 PM

Beautiful tables! Great wood choice and finish, family heirloom pieces for sure. Great job!

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#6 posted 03-12-2014 02:49 PM

You did a fine job on these.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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