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Cherry and Maple Table

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Project by Waldschrat posted 01-16-2009 10:03 PM 2122 views 5 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A table I built last spring, It is of Ami. Cherry and from maple.

The legs are curved on two sides and beveled two sided as well on the oppisite sides of the curves. Thereis a drawer guided with a wood maple frame with classic style.

The pic pretty much says it all a simple table that I think is elegant!

The top is veneered and cut at a 15 degree angle around the edges Finish is hard wax oil mix

-- Nicholas, Cabinet/Furniture Maker, Blue Hill, Maine





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 01-16-2009 10:36 PM

I like the shape of the legs very much.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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PetVet

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#2 posted 01-16-2009 10:41 PM

I agree with Charlie, great legs, and I am a leg man…

-- Rich in Richmond -- Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it.

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DaddyT

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#3 posted 01-16-2009 10:58 PM

Your right, simple and elegant !! I love it ! To many people want fancy curves and what not be I like the simple stuff.

-- Jimi _ Measure twice, cut [email protected]#%#[email protected]!!!......measure twice, cut....

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Scott Bryan

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#4 posted 01-16-2009 11:01 PM

Nicholas, This is a really nice table. Cherry and maple are my favorite wood combination so this one naturally got my attention. Beveling the top is a nice idea and the legs really draw your eye when looking at the piece.

Well done.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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Waldschrat

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#5 posted 01-16-2009 11:20 PM

Thanks guys! Glad you all like the table! I will have to do something similair again!

-- Nicholas, Cabinet/Furniture Maker, Blue Hill, Maine

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motthunter

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#6 posted 01-16-2009 11:47 PM

great work.. nice clean lines and use of color

-- making sawdust....

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SPalm

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#7 posted 01-17-2009 01:08 AM

I love it. You do some really really nice work. Thanks for sharing.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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Matt (Upper Cut)

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#8 posted 01-17-2009 01:32 AM

very nice!

-- Matt Gradwohl, Upper Cut Woodworks, http://uppercutwoodworks.com/

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Tom Landon

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#9 posted 01-17-2009 03:09 AM

I like everything about it . The use of different woods, the color combination, and the proportions. Then you set in on those great legs, WOW. You’ve done well grasshopper !

-- Tom Landon, Lakeland, Fl. When you're through learning, you're through.

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matt garcia

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#10 posted 01-17-2009 05:30 AM

Great table!! Whatever her name is, she has great legs, and a nice top!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#11 posted 01-18-2009 12:10 AM

Good Job mein Junge well done I really like your work Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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