Oak Pub Table #1: The Beginning

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Blog entry by VinnieP posted 06-26-2010 02:08 AM 1580 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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For my parents’ 30th anniversary I told them I would build them a table for their remodeled basement. It is going to be solid white oak. I orignally planned on using quartersawn for the top, but in the end decided not to use it.

I’m excited and nervous at the same time. I’m excited because I’ve never built a table before and I’ll get to use my new grizzly jointer. I’m nervous because I’ve never built a table before. So here it goes.

I’m going to hopefully turn this:

Into this:

If any one has any tips or suggestions feel free to chime in.

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#1 posted 06-26-2010 02:12 AM

Your photos don’t seem to be there.

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#2 posted 06-26-2010 02:33 AM

Troubleshooting that. They were there when I previewed it.

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#3 posted 06-27-2010 10:40 PM

Finally got the pictures fixed.

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#4 posted 06-27-2010 11:00 PM

Great Lookin Oak

-- Jim, Kentucky

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