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Mid-Century Modern Coffee Table

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Project by NHdude posted 07-06-2021 11:32 AM 739 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My son wanted a mid-century modern coffee table for a wedding present. So after learning what that meant I modified some designs to come up with this. Walnut with miter joints and look- mitered drawers.





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James E McIntyre

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#1 posted 07-06-2021 03:31 PM

You really hit the mark on the mid century design on your coffee table. Great job on the corner miters and other joints.

-- James E McIntyre

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crowie

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#2 posted 07-06-2021 10:00 PM

That is a smart piece of furniture, your son should be very pleased & thankful.

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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swirt

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#3 posted 07-07-2021 02:51 AM

Great looking work. I’m not usually drawn to MM style but this one has a nice functional simplicity to it that I like.

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

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LeeRoyMan

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#4 posted 07-07-2021 03:00 AM

Looks good dude…

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#5 posted 07-07-2021 02:23 PM

I like the leg solution. Is your planner that wide or did you have to hand flatten all those glueups?

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NHdude

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#6 posted 07-07-2021 05:27 PM

Roundover bit and lots of sandpaper!

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#7 posted 07-07-2021 06:17 PM

Very attractive piece. Thank you for showing the leg set up separately. That is very beneficial to see.

-- "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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