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Spalted Birch floating top coffee table

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Project by Pepper13 posted 06-06-2019 02:50 PM 1385 views 5 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Spalted Birch Floating top coffee table I put together. It measures 44” long x 20” wide and stands 17 1/2” tall. It was a fun project to build.





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chodgson

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#1 posted 06-06-2019 04:25 PM

I love the shape of those legs! Very neat! the heavy stretchers so far below the table do a great job of selling the floating illusion. Beautiful slab for the top.

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pottz

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#2 posted 06-06-2019 04:52 PM

thats just beautiful,love the wood and the design.great job.

-- 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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DannyW

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#3 posted 06-06-2019 06:30 PM

Beautiful! I love the combination of the massiveness and the floating top.

-- DannyW

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Dave Polaschek

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#4 posted 06-06-2019 11:34 PM

Very pretty! And a dang good-sized piece of birch, too! Excuse me, I have to go wipe up the drool now.

-- Dave - Santa Fe

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swirt

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#5 posted 06-07-2019 01:38 AM

Wow. great design and execution. I really like it. Are you leaving it natural or will it have a finish?

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

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#6 posted 06-07-2019 09:48 AM

Really like the way you did the top!. Excellent joinery.

-- Petey

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PPK

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#7 posted 06-07-2019 01:08 PM

Super execution! Unique too!
Keep up the good work

-- Pete

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Kaleb the Swede

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#8 posted 06-07-2019 01:15 PM

That is beautiful. You really did the grain justice. Nice work

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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MrWolfe

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#9 posted 06-07-2019 05:37 PM

Dang that is sweet! Great design and well crafted.
Beautiful.

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Oldtool

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#10 posted 06-07-2019 11:09 PM

This is an excellent design and execution, congratulations on craftsmanship well done.
If I might ask, how did you fasten the top to the base?

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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McaroJCC

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#11 posted 06-11-2019 03:12 PM

The craftsmanship and design are excellent, and the figure in that wood—to paraphrase Dave—is definitely drool-worthy.

-- MCaro, St. Charles, MO

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yonki

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#12 posted 06-13-2019 11:03 AM

wow,
nice piece of wood and beautiful design

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