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Curly Maple and Cherry Dining Table

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Project by GregMorgan posted 06-03-2018 07:41 PM 2396 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First attempt at a dining table. The top is cherry on the outside and curly maple in the middle. There are a few knots but overall, it turned out fairly nice. The legs are from Etsy and are metal due to the weight of the table (it’s a full 2 inches thick and 27.5 * 45 inches)

-- Greg, South Jersey





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#1 posted 06-03-2018 09:51 PM

Nice looking, heavy table.

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#2 posted 06-04-2018 01:11 AM

Beautiful wood. Looks like a beast.

Thanks for posting.

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#3 posted 06-04-2018 10:12 AM

curly maple AND curly cherry, how cool is that

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#4 posted 06-04-2018 02:09 PM

Really like the combo of the maple and cherry! Looks great. What finish did you use?

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#5 posted 06-04-2018 03:48 PM

That’s a gorgeous top!

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

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#6 posted 06-04-2018 04:01 PM



Really like the combo of the maple and cherry! Looks great. What finish did you use?

- BB1

I used a lot of coats of tung oil

-- Greg, South Jersey

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#7 posted 06-05-2018 02:08 AM

Beautiful top! Is the cherry actually curly or is that shadows of the mini blinds?

-- "The notes I handle no better than many pianists. But the pauses between the notes - ah, that is where the art resides!" --Artur Schnabel

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#8 posted 06-05-2018 10:05 AM



Beautiful top! Is the cherry actually curly or is that shadows of the mini blinds?

- Jamie McDonald

It’s just the shadows. Curly cherry would’ve looked good though.

-- Greg, South Jersey

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#9 posted 06-06-2018 10:32 PM

great work i love the curly maple contrast love the table

-- eric underwood

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