Picnic Wine Table

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Project by degoose posted 06-29-2015 04:01 AM 3143 views 12 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is my version of the picnic wine table. Made from Camphor Laurel or Silky Oak timber.
I also include a block stand for the table where needed on hard surfaces.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#1 posted 06-29-2015 04:17 AM

Looks great! Should be a top seller ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 06-29-2015 04:45 AM

Beautiful work. It’s going to be some fine weekend picnic.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 06-29-2015 06:03 AM

Looking good Larry, should be popular.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#4 posted 06-29-2015 10:11 AM

Those are bee-u-tee-ful!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#5 posted 06-29-2015 01:05 PM

Looking good Larry! The block stand is a nice feature.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#6 posted 06-29-2015 01:35 PM

Great. Saw that model and think make one some time. Good idea de block stand too.

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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#7 posted 06-29-2015 01:59 PM

Gorgeous! They should be great sellers at the market!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#8 posted 06-29-2015 02:21 PM

Very cool design, Larry. Great wood you have to make them out of!!!!!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#9 posted 06-29-2015 04:54 PM

A sort of portable bar. I love it! Nicely made too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#10 posted 06-29-2015 06:32 PM

These are cool. Woodworking for Mere Mortals did a similar project last week.

Difference is he put a steel rod in the bottom, so that you can stick the wine holder into the ground.

Maybe more stable on uneven ground?

-- 'Political correctness is fascism pretending to be manners' ~George Carlin

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#11 posted 06-29-2015 07:31 PM

Nice, I’ve made a few so far. What do you use for the hinge?

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#12 posted 06-29-2015 10:10 PM

The block stand is a great addition, degoose! Very rocky ground in my area makes a ground stake impractical. I see the stand is off center. How difficult was it to find the right spot in the block stand for optimal balancing? The wood used in the tops is beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#13 posted 06-29-2015 11:32 PM

COOL… You WILL Sell these!! :)

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#14 posted 06-30-2015 01:18 AM

Love them Larry great job and some great looking wood. Always good to see your work from down under mate. Cheers.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#15 posted 06-30-2015 01:22 AM


-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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