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Pomele Bubinga extension table

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Project by scott ernst posted 07-05-2015 02:55 PM 930 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A little while ago I finally got around to building myself a dining table. I knew that I wanted it to be an extension table and I planned on making it with some spectacular veneer. Other than that I was a little stumped. I thought it would be fun to do something new to me and in the end I decided to make it with tapered, curving, octagonal legs. That presented some technical curiosities that resulted in a couple of interesting jigs. I wrote an article about how I built the table on my Furniture Blog if you’re interested in seeing a bunch of photos and reading about the process.

-- Scott, NM www.CustomFurniture.us





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#1 posted 07-05-2015 04:11 PM

Great read and photographs Scott. I like to read about the various challenges in such a project and the approach to solving them. Looking forward to future projects!

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#2 posted 07-05-2015 07:14 PM

Wow.. to those wonderful looking legs, and then the way they blend in with the lower edge of the apron. Nice … Very nice.

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#3 posted 08-25-2015 03:18 PM

how big are the legs on your table? (e.g. 2×2, 3×3, etc.)

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#4 posted 08-25-2015 06:06 PM

2 1/2×2 1/2 octagons at the top and 1 1/8×1 1/8 at the bottom.

-- Scott, NM www.CustomFurniture.us

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