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#1 posted 06-13-2013 10:31 AM

Wow this is a great project Yokel. Awesome job

-- No tree was harmed in the making of this project...... wait a minute, yes there was, uh oh

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#2 posted 06-13-2013 11:04 AM

Beautiful design and craftsmanship!

I just don’t know if I would have the patience to make all those templates… Then….. Build the table.

-- Support woodworking hand models. Buy me a sawstop.

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#3 posted 06-13-2013 12:09 PM

Looks fantastic, wish I could build something as well as this.

But… my OCD-sense is tingling. Sorry, but did you mess up those dowels/plugs on the bottom rail? ;)

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#4 posted 06-13-2013 12:39 PM

haha, if your referring to the front right inside legs. Yes, yes i did. The pins were intended to be reversed. The downside to using templates. I forgot to flip the template when i did the right side. Unfortunately i think the fix would have looked worse than just leaving it as is, so i just rolled with it. You LJ’s don’t miss anything. One of the several things on this piece i would have liked to have done a better job on. I’m still fairly pleased with the piece as a whole for a first attempt.

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#5 posted 06-13-2013 12:45 PM

Inspiring. Makes me want to get out there and make some beautiful furniture. Very well executed. I don’t see any mistakes, just design adjustments.

Thanks for sharing

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#6 posted 06-13-2013 12:57 PM

I don’t know if I’m more impressed with the piece, or that somebody actually discovered a mistake on what looks like perfection to me. Beautiful work.

-- Ron, Montana

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#7 posted 06-13-2013 12:58 PM

This is a very nice piece. You did a nice job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#8 posted 06-13-2013 01:01 PM

Great job. Very nice work.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#9 posted 06-13-2013 01:31 PM

Very nicely done with many G&G elements beautifully incorporated!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#10 posted 06-13-2013 02:56 PM

Outstanding sofa table,very nice workmanship.All of the photos are very nice including all of the jigs involved.


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Francois Vigneron

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#11 posted 06-13-2013 03:22 PM

That’s a beauty. It made me wonder if there is any original G&G piece with a slatted base ?

-- Francois Vigneron, Gif-sur-Yvette, France & Altadena, CA

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#12 posted 06-13-2013 03:26 PM

Wow! Nice use of dowel plugs. Quite eye catching.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#13 posted 06-13-2013 04:13 PM

very beautiful work

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#14 posted 06-13-2013 05:25 PM

A beautiful piece of furniture.

-- Bryan

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#15 posted 06-13-2013 05:48 PM

Very very nice piece of furniture…can’t wait to see the rest of the build…great job

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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