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Project by jcsterling posted 11-07-2009 05:25 PM 2194 views 4 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a trio of tables made from a single large slab of maple covered with burls. Required lots of work to make the table tops smooth with no (little) tearout. The center of the slab was around 28” in width but tapered off on each end. Bases are all made with FSC certified cherry. Finish is wiping varnish. one piece will go to the clients home and the other two will go to their two sons.

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776





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Attila

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#1 posted 11-07-2009 05:39 PM

Nice job. I love it. (I like the background too!)

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#2 posted 11-07-2009 05:57 PM

Rob, FSC (forest stewardship council) certified wood comes from sustainably managed forests. See http://www.fscus.org/ for more information.
John

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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#3 posted 11-07-2009 06:21 PM

Well done they look great

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#4 posted 11-07-2009 08:22 PM

I noticed on the third picture, there is a large crack in the wood tabletop. It appears you’ve inlaid some clips to hold it together. If that’s the case, what are the clips made of and how difficult was it to inlay them? I’m working on some sofa tables with the same kind of top, but made out of pine, that has some pretty significant cracks in them, as well. Your tables are beautiful, by the way. Good job.

-- Where The Spirit In Wood Lives On

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#5 posted 11-08-2009 04:54 PM

Looks great man!! Like how they are going to multiple family members, thats really cool.

-- Brian, Eternal Furniture & Design http://www.eternal-furniture.com

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#6 posted 11-08-2009 05:20 PM

Tables look great.Especially with that background.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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#7 posted 11-08-2009 06:22 PM

Great tables…......good place for a cool one to sit whilst beating the river to a froth with lures.

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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