How to Build a Modern Coffee Table / Woodworking Mistakes!!

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In this video, I build a modern coffee table from rift sawn white oak. This coffee table is not my design and was an interpretation from a photo sent to me. I’ve built a few coffee tables over the years, but none with so many woodworking mistakes that needed to be problem solved and overcome. LOL. But hey, those are always the best lessons. In the end, the modern coffee table turned out great and I’m happy with the final result. I hope you enjoy following along with the process of building this white oak modern coffee table! #midcenturymodern #modernfurniture #coffeetable

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0:00 Intro
0:44 Gluing up the table top
3:06 Coffee table base parts and templates
5:56 Table base joinery
7:23 Template routing
8:50 More base joinery
15:10 Angled half lap joinery
20:44 Edge profiling
22:28 MISTAKE #1
24:06 Glue up Part 1
26:13 Glue up Part 2
26:25 MISTAKE #2
29:46 MISTAKE #3
31:26 Threaded Inserts
32:04 Applying the OSMO hard wax oil
33:03 Final Assembly and pics

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Preppin Weapon Sanding Block: https://a.co/d/inYXu6I
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OSMO PolyX Satin: https://a.co/d/c3T8OxN
Threaded Inserts 1/4-20: https://a.co/d/9epvlOg
Threaded Inserts 5/16-18: https://a.co/d/7yFNbXn
1/4-20 Black bolts: https://a.co/d/65hgRuU
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Festool CXS Drill: https://amzn.to/3LdDoGU
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Festool ETS/EC 150 Sander: https://a.co/d/aqjaJBt

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