Kitchen table for the boat.

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Project by matt5 posted 01-20-2011 11:32 PM 2118 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another Compass Rose, but i get to keep this one. Its going in my boat. I used West system Marine epoxy to seal and glue down. Its Cherry, Walnut, Maple, poplar and red oak.

-- I've cut it twice, but its still to short....

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#1 posted 01-20-2011 11:34 PM

Oh, I forgot to say It is completed. I’ll get the finished pics here ASAP

-- I've cut it twice, but its still to short....

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#2 posted 01-20-2011 11:45 PM

nice work

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#3 posted 01-20-2011 11:48 PM

I like the design. Looking forward to seeing the finished piece.

-- Kate,

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#4 posted 01-20-2011 11:53 PM

Nice work!

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#5 posted 01-21-2011 01:32 AM

Very nice design. Can’t wait to see the finished table.
CNC cut I assume?

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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#6 posted 01-21-2011 02:05 AM

Looks like a good project to attempt with the TWC! Thanks for the idea…

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#7 posted 01-21-2011 02:27 AM

Looks great, would love to see the finished item


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#8 posted 01-21-2011 05:51 AM

Wow that is quite a proses. Are you using a CNC router? I never have so I don’t have a clue what steps are involved.

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#9 posted 01-21-2011 06:42 PM

I’m using a full blown CNC Mill from my shop where I build cylinderheads. Its a little over kill, but I dont have a router. I run a “climb mill” pattern to rough them out, to avoid splitting the wood, then do a .015 inch finish pass in a “conventional mill pattern” that leaves a part that dose not need sanding. Oak mills nicely, gum and maple….not so much, its to soft.

-- I've cut it twice, but its still to short....

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