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Project by Tag84 posted 03-06-2011 03:55 PM 1970 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a small 2 drawer sidetable i did for fun.
After lots of discussions with myself, decided to leave it the way it is now.
It started this one with the legs, i bought a new bed and my old bed had the short legs wich are now on
this piece. The rest of it are also leftovers.
The finish is 1 layer of woodoil, 2 layers dark oak laquer, and 1 layer of teak laquer.
It was sort of an experiment, i think it worked out ok.

-- -Thomas -





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MasterSergeant

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#1 posted 03-06-2011 04:06 PM

I like the heftiness of it! Very well done!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#2 posted 03-06-2011 04:33 PM

Fun and creative.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 03-06-2011 04:36 PM

Maginficent piece!

-- Carl Rast, Pelion, SC

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#4 posted 03-06-2011 05:08 PM

This is one… of a piece. Excellent

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

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CampD

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#5 posted 03-06-2011 05:08 PM

Thats a creative piece
almost looks Vikingish

-- Doug...

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Tag84

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#6 posted 03-06-2011 05:56 PM

Thank you all!.. Vikingish :D nice!

-- -Thomas -

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Vicki

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#7 posted 03-06-2011 06:50 PM

I love it, it’s very distinctive. Great job recycling.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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shopmania

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#8 posted 03-06-2011 11:04 PM

Fabulous!

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, [email protected] Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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LittlePaw

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#9 posted 03-07-2011 01:41 AM

Definitely and uniquely your own style, very tough and strong – would most likely survive a collapsing building from an earth quake. Very interesting!

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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Tag84

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#10 posted 03-07-2011 06:39 PM

Thank you guys,
and thanks alot LittlePaw :) i hope so to, and withstand a tsunami, hurricane that would make me real happy!

-- -Thomas -

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devann

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#11 posted 03-13-2011 07:25 PM

I like the box joint top you did there Thomas. It looks good with the dark stain. I like the sturdy massive look of your tables, most of us try to see how little wood we can use to make a table.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#12 posted 04-01-2011 03:58 AM

EXCELLENT WORK!!!

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