Coffee Table

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Project by michiganmark posted 01-18-2011 02:19 PM 2495 views 3 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As you can see in the second picture, I scored HUGE on this piece of mahogany…...the guys at the resaw place were all taking photos of the slab. All biscuit, mortise and tenon, not a screw or nail in this piece (except for the pull handles), herringbone center, hand rubbed poly with wax. My design.

-- Michiganmark, I dream in wood......I'll blame it on my grandfather

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#1 posted 01-18-2011 02:35 PM

Looks really nice

-- Life is enjoyable especially when you borrow from people

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#2 posted 01-18-2011 03:08 PM

Love the wood, but love the design more….a good, clean craftsman feel to the table.

-- jbschutz

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#3 posted 01-18-2011 03:12 PM

looks good man

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#4 posted 01-18-2011 03:29 PM

Very nicely done!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#5 posted 01-18-2011 03:33 PM


-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 01-18-2011 06:38 PM

OHHH MY that is sweet! What a great slab and nice work making it look so good! Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#7 posted 01-18-2011 11:14 PM

Very nice coffee table. I now have even more wood envy!

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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#8 posted 01-19-2011 12:15 AM

You did a very nice job on the coffee table. How wide was the slab of wood?

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#9 posted 01-19-2011 12:33 AM

Beautiful work. Nice finish.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#10 posted 01-19-2011 12:57 AM

Very nice, solid looking, nice finish. Tks for sharing.

-- Paul, Plantagenet, Ontario

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#11 posted 01-19-2011 02:41 AM

nice job
I love that style

-- Emmett, from Georgia

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#12 posted 01-19-2011 04:13 AM

The slab was 22” wide almost 6” thick and 14’ long…...and not a single knot!....I’ll post the other table, chair and side table that came from that piece soon. Thanks.

-- Michiganmark, I dream in wood......I'll blame it on my grandfather

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