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PHXRob

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11-01-2016 03:19 AM

Hello All! Just thought I’d introduce myself. Attached are some pictures of my first real project, a coffee table made of solid red oak, done with traditional joinery and hand tools.

-- "Clear alcohols are for rich women on diets" - Ron Swanson


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#1 posted 11-01-2016 03:23 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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#2 posted 11-01-2016 04:26 AM

Yes welcome to the crew. That is a really nice looking table.

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#3 posted 11-01-2016 12:15 PM

Thank you!

-- "Clear alcohols are for rich women on diets" - Ron Swanson

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#4 posted 11-01-2016 12:51 PM

Howdy Rob !
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WELCOME to LJs !

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#5 posted 11-01-2016 10:02 PM

Thanks all!

-- "Clear alcohols are for rich women on diets" - Ron Swanson

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#6 posted 11-02-2016 11:07 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks! Nice looking table for your first “real” project. What kind of lathe are you using? The turned legs look great. Hope you enjoy your time here. Good luck, work safely and have fun.

-- "Now I'm just another old guy wearing funny clothes"

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#7 posted 11-02-2016 11:30 AM

Welcome, nice table, looking forward to more projects…

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#8 posted 11-03-2016 04:11 AM

Welcome aboard. LJ is a treasure chest of info and inspiration! Looks like you already have some nice work under your belt.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#9 posted 11-03-2016 07:49 AM

Congratulations for keeping the coffee cup on the bench for the first photo at least. I t looks like you a have a very nice space to play. All the best in your woodworking journey and welcome to LJ

-- Brian Noel

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#10 posted 11-03-2016 10:35 AM

Howdy Joe,

and Rob

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#11 posted 11-03-2016 02:07 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#12 posted 11-06-2016 11:53 PM



Welcome to Lumberjocks! Nice looking table for your first “real” project. What kind of lathe are you using? The turned legs look great. Hope you enjoy your time here. Good luck, work safely and have fun.

- Woodbum

Thanks pal. I did purchase the legs to start. Still working on getting a lathe.

-- "Clear alcohols are for rich women on diets" - Ron Swanson

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#13 posted 11-06-2016 11:56 PM



Congratulations for keeping the coffee cup on the bench for the first photo at least. I t looks like you a have a very nice space to play. All the best in your woodworking journey and welcome to LJ

- bearkatwood

Thank you Brian. I do the work out of the garage when my car isn’t there. All hand tool work based on the amount of space I have, and to keep the noise down for the neighbors. I love my coffee. But now I have to put it in a tin cup. You put it on the bench, you forget about it, you chisel, you have a broken cup on the ground.

-- "Clear alcohols are for rich women on diets" - Ron Swanson

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#14 posted 11-07-2016 02:34 AM

Welcome to LunberJocks!

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