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Project by QuestionableAbility posted 04-20-2015 04:12 AM 1469 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Coopered leg table from ROugh Cut with Tommy Mac. Sorry the orientation of pictures is not upright. Even tried rotating and saving, no change.

Anyway, I decided to make it my own like Tommy says. Instead of regular mortise and tenon for the strecher, I went with wedged through tenons for ease of assembly/disassembly and lend an arts and crafts design influence. I also added a butt squint joint like Tommy did on his garden bench episode.

A foot shorter then the plans call for because of the space it is in. Overall, pleased with the result.

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albachippie

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#1 posted 04-20-2015 11:41 AM

Nice table, and a nice way to add your own “signature” to the project,

Well done,

Garry

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland

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canadianchips

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#2 posted 04-20-2015 12:47 PM

Just helping
Have a great day !

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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Lazyman

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#3 posted 04-21-2015 01:35 PM

I never thought of hanging a table from the ceiling.

Sorry, couldn’t resist. :-)

Very nicely done!

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.

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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 04-21-2015 03:38 PM

That is a very nice table. It’s very impressive.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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QuestionableAbility

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#5 posted 04-26-2015 05:19 AM



I never thought of hanging a table from the ceiling.

Sorry, couldn t resist. :-)

Very nicely done!

- Lazyman


LOL!
Guests are a little stymied initially, as was the family…

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