Dark Red Mohogany Bench/Shoe-Rack w/ Hard Maple "inlays"

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Project by Chad posted 04-03-2016 02:55 PM 1829 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed a basic bench for the backdoor with some shoe storage space. A quick run to the lumber yard and a weekend making sawdust. Tada!

Nothing fancy, but I’m not fancy so it works out. The bench looks odd in the first pic there… that’s my wide angle lens causing distortion due to my lack of awesome.

Thanks for looking.

-- Wood is awesome.

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#1 posted 04-03-2016 05:08 PM

Wow beautiful job looks awesome

-- Thom CT.

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#2 posted 04-03-2016 05:39 PM

i love this i dont think it looks odd at all,their is something about it that i just love looking at it.not being a fancy woodworker myself i like a clean simple design,and this is awesome man,great job.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#3 posted 04-04-2016 02:00 PM

I really have to say that I like the proportions of the piece and the inlay. It really adds a beautiful line to the bench that gives it just the right amount of pop.

Well done.


-- ~Peter

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#4 posted 04-04-2016 02:51 PM

This shoe rack is nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#5 posted 07-17-2016 05:21 PM

I love this coffee table…what? Yes it is too nice to put shoes on! Great work and focus on the details shows.

-- Quando Omni Flunkus Moritati

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