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Project by Critterman posted 09-23-2008 01:42 AM 3283 views 17 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a short entry, you’ve all seen dozens of these tables now, but had to get mine in too. After all, I haven’t shown any progress since our move to the new homestead. Anyway, typical Wood Whisperer torsion box assembly table with under storage. Sides of the top are red oak, and the bottom oak plywood. Nothing but poly for the finish. I made it a little taller than Marc to use as a infeed/outfeed for my table saw, and it works great for those big sheets of plywood and MDF with my little saw. Only a couple of views, one of the table itself then from behind the saw (which now looks really small now…lol). You can’t see all the mistakes, and that was on purpose…LOL, I made some boo boo’s here and there but that’s what happens when you hurry. Now, I should be able to take my time on the next projects that I have this great table to work on…and thanks to Marc for the idea.

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA





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Grant Davis

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#1 posted 09-23-2008 01:44 AM

Very nice Jim. I need to add one of these to my to-do list. Thanks for the inspiration.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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Max

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#2 posted 09-23-2008 01:48 AM

A nice table indeed. It looks to be very sturdy. I need to get one of these built myself…

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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Karson

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#3 posted 09-23-2008 02:12 AM

Great looking table and a place to burn your scraps – er mistakes.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Icemizer

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#4 posted 09-23-2008 05:06 AM

Looks solid and almost to nice for a shop table.

-- Say what you mean and mean what you say.

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Huckleberry

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#5 posted 09-23-2008 05:34 AM

Nice shop table, will be added to the list for the shop. Looks good!

-- I cut it twice and the damn thing is still too short!@#$%

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Blake

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#6 posted 09-23-2008 07:46 AM

OOOOOOOOOOooooooooooooooh, I waaaaant one!

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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Critterman

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#7 posted 09-23-2008 01:28 PM

Thanks guys, I’ve waited a very long time for something like this I plan to enjoy it a lot.

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#8 posted 09-23-2008 02:34 PM

A great looking table.

I wish I had room for one.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#9 posted 09-23-2008 08:18 PM

I am truly impressed. You have a fireplace in your workshop.

-- Bob Clark, Tool Collector and Sawdust Maker

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#10 posted 09-24-2008 05:43 PM

Looks great to me!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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mleedix

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#11 posted 11-11-2008 05:37 AM

Just ran accross this posting. Very nice table! Just what I need.

-- - Michael [..for God's glory." 2 Cor. 10:31] Over 300000 species of trees, yet we take the credit for their beauty...

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#12 posted 03-10-2010 03:50 AM

nice assembly table…. looks very well built…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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Beginningwoodworker

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#13 posted 03-10-2010 03:52 AM

Nice assembly table.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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steliart

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#14 posted 02-16-2011 06:17 PM

A bit late but just found this assembly table. Very nice thanks

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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