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The origins of the table.
Inspired by an article on floating table tops, I built this to serve as an entry way table for our home. I completed most of the work by hand including:jointing and thicknessing the stock, tapering the legs, and most of the joinery. The walnut base is finished purely in danish oil and the top and shelf are in water-based polyurethane.
Side profile of table top.
Floating bottom shelf.
Curved top and shelf.
Side table in its place of honor.
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Reply to Crawfornotch: Thanks very much for the complements. I enjoyed it very much. I'm pretty proud of this piece.
Nicely done. Love the floating top & shelf look. The contrast between the walnut base and the top. Doing this solely by hand makes it all that more special.
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