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Project by Sinister posted 01-06-2014 04:27 PM 3440 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I haven’t uploaded a project in a while, but I thought this one turned out pretty good. It’s a coffee table I recently made out of a single thick slab of cherry. The bowtie inlays are made from leapardwood. The hardest part was making it flat and coplanar. I have a few more pictures of the process posted on my tumblr. http://originalsinn.tumblr.com/

-- Patrick, Iowa City





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 01-06-2014 05:17 PM

It’s a beautiful table and you really did a nice job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 01-06-2014 06:07 PM

Great work

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Diwayne

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#3 posted 01-06-2014 06:21 PM

nice job.

-- What one man can do, another man can also do.

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#4 posted 01-06-2014 07:23 PM

Nice chunk of wood and impressive work. Especially using a plane for flattening. I would’ve gone with a router sled the whole way because I’m lazy!

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

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#5 posted 01-06-2014 10:52 PM

Nice hunk of Cherry, as well as a cool looking coffee table.

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Woodbridge

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#6 posted 01-06-2014 11:29 PM

great looking table.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Bigromo

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#7 posted 01-07-2014 12:53 AM

Very unique piece, you’ve given me some ideas on use of natural edged slabs-thanks! Hope you had a smoker for all those cherry chips-or got them to someone who does-it’s the best. You could have dinner on your table that you cooked/smoked with the shavings-a perfect circle! LOL

-- Bigromo

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#8 posted 01-07-2014 02:24 AM

Just beautiful, and great craftsmanship.
Cheers

-- Glen

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#9 posted 01-07-2014 02:22 PM

Wow that turned out very well,great look and fantastic workmanship.

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Dave

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#10 posted 01-07-2014 03:11 PM

Ido love this. You have built a wonderful piece.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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