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Solid walnut table with flush legs

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Project by Drew posted 09-15-2020 10:01 PM 509 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a custom version of my Heritage Dining Table along with a matching bench.
This one is solid walnut, has a flush apron, and flush mount legs.

The finish is an arm-r-seal base with Target Coatings 8000cv on top.

-- TruCraftFurniture.com





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pottz

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#1 posted 09-15-2020 10:36 PM

nice table i like the flush legs but i would have set the aprons in a little bit,just my preference.a beautiful table,love that walnut.

-- 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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swirt

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#2 posted 09-16-2020 01:22 AM

Love it! Great style, great wood. Well done.

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

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unclearthur

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#3 posted 09-16-2020 06:05 AM

Great looking table. I actually think the flush aprons compliment the exposed tops of the legs nicely.
Question: how is wood movement for the top accommodated? Is their a small gap between the top and the legs?

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ohwoodeye

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#4 posted 09-16-2020 01:19 PM

I’m 6’8” tall and always smashing my legs, knees and shins into hidden table legs and cross members. Being able to see where the legs are located before sitting down and the fact that this table has no leg stretchers is a real winner in my book. Plus it is a very attractive piece.

Hmmmmm…....I see the comments about the flush apron versus inset apron. Would like to see it both ways to determine. If the aprons were inset, I am thinking the legs would look out of place….like they were just added on to the ends. But then again, that may look really cool too. I guess you need to build a second table in order for me to see which one I like better.

-- "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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recycle1943

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#5 posted 09-16-2020 10:09 PM

it’s already been said “Great looking table. I actually think the flush aprons compliment the exposed tops of the legs nicely.”
I agree – love it

-- 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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Ivan

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#6 posted 09-17-2020 09:23 AM

Outstanding!...Modern, simple design….

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Bstrom

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#7 posted 09-17-2020 02:01 PM

Would love to see the underside of this piece for your joinery/hardware scheme…very pretty set!

-- Bstrom

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grovemadman

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#8 posted 09-17-2020 02:14 PM

Really nice table!

-- "It is the job of the woodworker to hide his mistakes and keep a tight set of lips about them!"--Chuck

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trsnider

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#9 posted 09-17-2020 05:27 PM

I like it!

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