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Nakashima Inspired Coffee Table

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Project by Nic posted 12-16-2016 06:26 PM 1290 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a project I finished a few months ago fro my eldest sister, a housewarming gift that ended up a few months late lol.
Walnut and red oak, top finished with 15 coats of poly/BLO. All sanded to 600 grit.
Sorry for the pics, didn’t take many before kicking it out the door, had to drive it out to her the next day.

-- Third time's the charm, right?





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ohwoodeye

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#1 posted 12-16-2016 07:12 PM

Looks really nice from what I can tell.
Well done.

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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Mean_Dean

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#2 posted 12-16-2016 11:13 PM

That’s a great looking Nakashima coffee table—I’m sure she loves it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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bobasaurus

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#3 posted 12-17-2016 12:29 AM

That’s a fantastic table, looks like it took a long time. Did you router jig flatten the top? How is the top attached to the base?

-- Allen, Colorado (Instagram @bobasaurus_woodworking)

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pottz

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#4 posted 12-17-2016 08:57 PM

big fan of nakashima style and live edge furniture.you did a great job on this i think you would have put a smile on georges face.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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