Recycled table

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Project by Aubster posted 08-24-2009 01:03 AM 2040 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a table I just built for my mother-in-law. Last year she gave me a table that she wanted me to refinish. In that time we had a big storm that blew through and part of the roof was blown off, and rain water poured on the table. Ruined it bad. By the time I repaired the roof the table was twisted and bowed. So I cut the table, planned it down, and made it in this table. I did have some before pictures of the table but I lost them when the hard drive on my other computer died. Let me know what you think.
This is also the first project I have ever done without any plans. I never drew up anything; it was all in my head.

-- A man who moves mountains starts one stone at a time.

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#1 posted 08-24-2009 01:05 AM

Very nice table looks cool


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#2 posted 08-24-2009 02:17 AM

Cool looking table.

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#3 posted 08-24-2009 02:51 AM

I really like this table.

I think its’ beauty the simple elegance of the design.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 08-24-2009 03:17 AM

Nice reuse of a storm damaged table. You turned it into another nice looking table. I expect your mother-in-law loves it.

-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction

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#5 posted 08-24-2009 08:41 AM

Thats a great table Aubster! Sweet!

-- -Sleff

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