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Project by Prodigal posted 03-11-2018 08:24 PM 1070 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After researching farmhouse tables I drew up this design. I used 2 inch maple for the top. I learned the hard way that staining maple is tedious and doesn’t guarantee a good finish. I used a wood dye and I loved the finish. The legs are simple pine that I painted black. I used three coats of poly for the finish.

-- Robert, Reformed Woodworker





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John

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#1 posted 03-11-2018 08:32 PM

Beautiful table, must be heavy!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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Prodigal

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#2 posted 03-11-2018 08:44 PM

Thanks, John. Yes, she is rather heavy. I don’t plan on moving anytime soon:).

-- Robert, Reformed Woodworker

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BFamous

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#3 posted 03-11-2018 08:50 PM

Nice job!

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

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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 03-11-2018 09:18 PM

This is a beautiful farm table and done so nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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Joe

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#5 posted 03-11-2018 09:23 PM

Great looking table!

-- CurleyJoe, "You only learn from your mistakes"

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English

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#6 posted 03-13-2018 05:53 PM

Great looking Table

-- John, Suffolk Virgina

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