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Kitchen Island - Reclaimed Barn Oak

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Project by Jim posted 11-24-2019 01:26 AM 1299 views 1 time favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the kitchen island/table I made for my brother and his wife It is made from reclaimed oak barn wood from Wabash Lumber Co. I left the saw marks and imperfections in the wood. I got the legs from Osborne Wood, I cut them with a 2-sided taper and painted them black. The top is finished with a mix of Candlelite and Java, General Finishes gel stain. The topcoat is General Finish, Gel Topcoat, satin.

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#1 posted 11-24-2019 01:37 AM

Great looking kitchen island.

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#2 posted 11-24-2019 01:55 AM

A very impressive island. I like the look.

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

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#3 posted 11-24-2019 02:14 AM

Very warm and cozy. Love the color and the texture my friend…

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#4 posted 11-24-2019 02:18 AM

that is kick ass nice,my wife would die for that island,so im not gonna show it to her-lol.

-- 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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#5 posted 11-24-2019 03:30 AM

Holy Cow! That is totally fantastic!

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#6 posted 11-24-2019 10:40 AM

Very beautiful work, nicely done, thanks for showing.

-- andrek

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#7 posted 11-24-2019 11:53 AM

Nice work…the painted legs look great.

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#8 posted 11-24-2019 01:36 PM

Nice to see that barn wood living on. Beautiful project.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#9 posted 11-24-2019 03:23 PM

A very nice piece to be the centerpiece to any kitchen. Well done.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#10 posted 11-24-2019 03:47 PM

I would love to have it in my house. Excellent job !!! Mel

-- MEL, Kansas

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#11 posted 11-25-2019 12:54 PM

Very attractive. Worthy of being a major focal-point in the kitchen.
Well done!

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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DS

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#12 posted 11-25-2019 02:13 PM

Very well done! Very impressive.
Good job!

-- "Hard work is not defined by the difficulty of the task as much as a person's desire to perform it.", DS251

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#13 posted 11-25-2019 04:25 PM

Needs a vise :-)

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#14 posted 11-27-2019 01:10 AM

Great Island. Relatives are so lucky to get such a nice piece.

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#15 posted 12-02-2019 09:48 PM

Nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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