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Project by big_als_workshop posted 09-19-2018 10:04 AM 1693 views 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a walnut table that I made for my sister’s new house. I used biscuits for the main panel and loose tenons/dowels on the bread boards. It is finished with five coats of arm r seal, lightly sanded in between each coat. The base is painted with three coats of paint, lightly sanded in between each coat, then finished with two coats of arm r seal.





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LastingBuild

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#1 posted 09-19-2018 12:30 PM

Looking Good!

-- LastingBuild

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#2 posted 09-19-2018 12:46 PM

The top is absolutely stunning, the grain pattern, little piece of sap wood, bread boards with dowels – nice nice nice

-- 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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#3 posted 09-19-2018 12:59 PM

Very nice!

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

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#4 posted 09-19-2018 01:12 PM

This is an outstanding table. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

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

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#5 posted 09-19-2018 03:34 PM

Beautiful joinery. Nice work!

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#6 posted 09-19-2018 03:39 PM

nice work and beautiful wood,should make sister a happy lady.

-- 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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#7 posted 09-19-2018 03:43 PM

Beautiful table. I love the grain of that walnut. Very nice work.

-- Mike - Waukesha, WI

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#8 posted 09-19-2018 06:29 PM

Great table. I’ve recently made 1 myself. Where did you get the legs? I can’t seem to find a cheap source for tbale legs.

-- Andy in Atlanta....(Actually Suwanee, pretty close)

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#9 posted 09-19-2018 10:07 PM

Looks great! I have never seen dowels used on a breadboard end like that, I really like the look of them. How thick is the walnut?

-- pensivewoodworker.com

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big_als_workshop

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#10 posted 09-20-2018 01:19 AM

I got the legs unfinished off of amazon. Definitely not cheap, 140 for 4, but not terrible either. The top started 8/4 but by the time I got it planed and sanded, it was 1.5 inches

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#11 posted 09-20-2018 11:24 PM

It’s beautiful. Nice work.

-- Blinded by brilliance

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#12 posted 09-25-2018 07:58 PM

Hot damn that is a good looking piece of furniture! Nice job on wood selection and design!

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#13 posted 11-10-2018 09:52 PM

Very beautiful- I am interested in making a similar table, but because I am a novice woodworker, I would benefit from some detailed instructions- any ideas??

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