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Project by maharg posted 12-07-2008 03:00 AM 1572 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

these are two tables i recently made, out of sapelle and eastern maple. the customer wanted the colored dye on the wood, i would have prefered clear finish myself, but the customer is always right!

i glued up the legs with one quarter glued with newspaper so i could split off to hide the nuts.

threaded rod goes through the cross pieces, which holds the whole thing together. the top is screwed down under the inlay strip i had to mask off the inlay strip before spraying the lacquer dye, so the delicate inlay colors wouldn’t be lost

-- Steve, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada





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Dooley

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#1 posted 12-07-2008 04:47 AM

I really love the design! Great construction technique.

-- Dooley

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#2 posted 12-07-2008 12:24 PM

Very nice – was the customer satisfied?

-- .......and if ya screw up, you can heat yer house with it......

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#3 posted 02-12-2009 05:00 AM

great project.

-- Junior -Quality is never an accident-it is the reward for the effort involved.

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