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Project by MLK posted 12-02-2008 06:41 AM 1593 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The table and the sleigh table were made for some people who just built a second home in the mountains. They supplied me with a bunch of dimensional lumber left over from the construction of there home and ask me to make the tables from that.

The legs for the dining room table are made from 4×4 lumber and the table top from 2×6 that were edge glued to form the top, the two sides and end rails are 2×6 joined with mortis tenon joints

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#1 posted 12-02-2008 01:02 PM

Very nicely done. After the 2×4 challenge, I’ve come to realize that there’s some nice furniture hiding in dimensional lumber. This is a perfect example.

-- Working at Woodworking

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Thos. Angle

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#2 posted 12-02-2008 02:43 PM

Looks awful good for 2×6’s. It can be done. Excellent.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#3 posted 12-02-2008 05:56 PM

Yes, excellent use of simple materials!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#4 posted 12-02-2008 07:02 PM

Great looking table!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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