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Project by calvin13 posted 05-19-2020 09:49 PM 812 views 1 time favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

2 tables for living room. Cherry and walnut tops curry oak? Same wood I used on end tables.
Veneered the 2 table tops with the oak that’s what the clamps are all about. . I cut the veneer on new bandsaw . Bought a Felder FB -510.





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fivecodys

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#1 posted 05-19-2020 09:52 PM

Wow! What a beauty.
Nicely done Calvin.

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#2 posted 05-19-2020 10:50 PM

Nice job on the cabinet(s) cal’...

BUT, you need to beef up your clamp supply… send the kids out on multiple paper rounds… a 3rd. job for SWMBO… another mortgage on the house…downsize the Ferrari… cancel the trip to Paris (post C-19)... and buy a swag of these treasures....

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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#3 posted 05-19-2020 11:04 PM

Duck I was thinking he may also want to up his worktable game a bit too. Beside maxing the clamp supply, if he quickly had to lay down a screwdriver, he’s be SOL. :-)

Calvin, I love the table.

Felder FB -510 I don’t find? Older saw? In any case may be clamps and work tables are on hold, pending recovery/shock from recent purchase??

-- Think safe, be safe

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#4 posted 05-19-2020 11:24 PM

some times i think i may have too many then i need to do something like this and realize im only one clamp away from being in trouble-lol.the table is gorgeous nice work getting the vaneer done.someday i need to get a vacuum press,would be much easier.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#5 posted 05-20-2020 12:02 AM

Now that looks nice

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#6 posted 05-20-2020 12:33 AM


some times i think i may have too many

Spoken like a true Philistine... next you’ll be bowing to The Donald...

...i need to get a vacuum press,would be much easier.
- pottz

Just sit on your shop-vac pottzy... it’ll squash and thrill in the same move.

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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#7 posted 05-20-2020 12:56 AM


some times i think i may have too many

Spoken like a true Philistine... next you ll be bowing to The Donald...

...i need to get a vacuum press,would be much easier.
- pottz

Just sit on your shop-vac pottzy... it ll squash and thrill in the same move.

- LittleBlackDuck


duckie if you cant take clamps seriously you have a serious problem,seriously ! :-O

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#8 posted 05-20-2020 01:55 AM



duckie if you cant take clamps seriously you have a serious problem,seriously ! :-O
- pottz

I do consider my clamps seriously, but take my megre supply nowhere outside the shop… Anyone that fesses up to too many clamps outsources his work!

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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#9 posted 05-20-2020 02:42 AM

Great tables. I like the through dovetails on the drawers as well as the louvers? on the ends. Nice design and execution.

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#10 posted 05-20-2020 10:18 AM

Nice table. I like the design. Drawer pulls are cool too. Oh and nice boxes.

-- Petey

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#11 posted 05-20-2020 11:37 AM

Love the proud joinery

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#12 posted 05-20-2020 01:09 PM

Nice

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#13 posted 05-20-2020 06:00 PM

Looking good!!!

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#14 posted 05-21-2020 05:33 AM

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#15 posted 05-21-2020 01:55 PM

Duck-I do have more clamps I should have said ( you can never have enough clamps ) That’s what I tell my wife when I’m buying more . Steve N The table is my infeed for table saw, just happen to be right size,
don’t use screws for veneering I use glue lol . workbench on other end of shop. Pic of FB-510.

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