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Monkeypod slab counters

Here is a pair of monkeypod slab counters we custom built for an office in downtown Honolulu. These monkeypod slabs showcase beautiful ribbon grains and live edge. The long counter measured just over 10 feet and the smaller counter a little over 3 feet at a thickness of 1-3/4″. Like all of our monkeypod furniture, these monkeypod were milled from locally grown Hawaiian monkeypod trees. Both counters from the very same log for matching colors…

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Butcherblock and wood countertops

    While, Satoshi Yamauchi Woodworks does not offer installation services of wood countertops, there are a few things for you to check with your installer. We as manufacturers of wood counters, on a few occasions found that homeowners and contractors tend to overlook these points: – What’s the size of the countertop you need? We like to make sure that whatever we are making is made to the correct spec. That means it’s best…

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Monkeypod wood bar counter

We recently finished a wood kitchen bar counter made of locally sourced monkeypod. This particular monkeypod came from the north shore. Having been reclaimed wood, this monkey pod is one of the most environmentally friendly material to work with in Hawaii. One edge of the kitchen counter follows the wood grain to allow nature to take part in the art of this piece. This kitchen countertop is made of one large slab, shaped into an…

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