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Project by DMC1903 posted 03-10-2014 08:11 PM 1078 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had some leftover Black Walnut and found a few nice pieces of Bubinga, the legs were cut than shaped with a rasp and files.
The joints are mortise and tenon.
For the finish, I choose to use Danish oil on the legs and apron,with plenty of wet sanding to fill the pores.The topcoat is arm a seal
The top has 4 layers of GF Arm-A-Seal, followed by several coats of wax to polish the finish.
Overall, it was a painless and fun project.

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#1 posted 03-10-2014 08:39 PM

Looks very very fine! Like the style and the wood very much.
Thank you for sharing

-- *** the german lumberjock ***

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#2 posted 03-10-2014 08:40 PM

I saw the first picture and thought…......what a nice looking table.
I saw the second picture with the table in it’s surroundings and thought to myself…..this fits the spot perfectly.
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#3 posted 03-10-2014 11:38 PM

nicely done – love the proportions and curves

-- Greg Simon

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#4 posted 03-11-2014 01:43 AM

Looks great, very nice finish. Nicely shaped legs.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#5 posted 03-11-2014 12:57 PM

Very nice! Great design and build.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 03-18-2014 02:03 PM

Elegant looking table! Gorgeous walnut and great design, like the rounded corners and curved legs. Great job!

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#7 posted 03-19-2014 06:34 AM

Thanks for the complements, it was a fun project to build.
I need a low profile entertainment center to match the table.

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