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Project by BoulderCanyon posted 03-04-2018 07:48 PM 746 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first attempt at a live edge table with turquoise inlay on the top. The iron used in the legs was welded from material purchased at any local hardware store.





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Andrek

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#1 posted 03-04-2018 08:26 PM

Looks heavy but looks beautiful, well done.

-- andrek

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oldnovice

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#2 posted 03-04-2018 09:48 PM

Really a good looking heavy duty bar table!
I bet you won’t knock that one over even after you have knocked down a few too many!
That must have been hard to assemble considering the weight of that top.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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BFamous

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#3 posted 03-05-2018 12:48 AM

Love the design concept. Great job.

-- Brian Famous :: Charlotte, NC :: http://www.FamousArtisan.com

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01ntrain

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#4 posted 03-05-2018 01:44 AM

Damn, that thing looks heavy, LOL. What wood is it?

Great job.

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swirt

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#5 posted 03-05-2018 02:30 AM

Pretty clever treatment of the legs being a single log, quartered and tied together with your own hardware. Well done.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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bushmaster

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#6 posted 03-05-2018 03:12 PM

What kind of wood is it made of. Nice that there is not allot of cracks from the drying end grain of the a log slab. Hope they don’t develope in a dry house, quarter log legs are a great idea.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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BoulderCanyon

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#7 posted 03-05-2018 04:17 PM

Yes it is quite heavy, the top weighs approximately 45 pounds. Luckily the table will sit in the basement. The top of the table is from a cottonwood tree that fell during an October blizzard in 2014. The slab was taken out of the tree four years ago and sat in my garage drying. Lots of the cracks filled with sawdust and glue as well as the turquoise inlay. The finish on the top is poured resin, hoping to avoid further cracking with that as well. Thanks for the feedback and interest.

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Ivan

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#8 posted 03-05-2018 05:12 PM

So beautiful and awesome set up. Only I’m not fun of glossy finishes, especialy on live edge – but that’s just me.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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ChrisK

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#9 posted 03-06-2018 12:37 PM

Nice work, the leg supports are cool.

-- Chris K

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