Slab Table with Laser Engraved Initial

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Project by Paul Mayer posted 11-07-2017 01:29 AM 1827 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built a natural edge slab table to be used as a portable bar in a friends man cave. Used a laser engraver to burn his initial into the middle of the slab. Formed the base out of 1” black pipe. Very fun and different project for me. Not really a lot of woodworking involved here to be honest, but still some fun in the shop and a great time delivering to the “man cave in the woods”.

-- Paul Mayer,

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#1 posted 11-07-2017 01:50 AM

Nice looking table.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#2 posted 11-07-2017 06:24 AM

Nice work. That sure must be a large Man Cave!

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#3 posted 11-07-2017 12:17 PM

Well done, and nice looking wood.
I envy you for having such a large working area
Keep on making saw dust

-- andrek

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#4 posted 11-07-2017 01:16 PM

Boy, what I would give to have the space you have! And flat floors!
And that is a beautiful piece of wood and you did it justice!

-- Tsunami Guitars and Custom Woodworking, Cleveland, TN

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Paul Mayer

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#5 posted 11-07-2017 01:43 PM

Thanks for the kind words, everyone. Unfortunately that is not my workshop in the photos. That is actually the man cave where the table will live. I completed the top of the table in my shop (which is a fraction of the size of my friend’s 40’ x 40’ man cave), and then I left the legs off until I got to the man cave because it was easier to transport everything for the 2 hour drive.

-- Paul Mayer,

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#6 posted 11-07-2017 03:10 PM

This is an impressive piece and the slab is so beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#7 posted 02-04-2018 02:28 AM

Very nice table.

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