wedged through tenon kitchen table

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Project by panamawayne posted 07-08-2015 04:30 AM 1481 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A trestle table I just finished thats made of Queda (sp?) A family of cocobolo and Roble which is down here in Panama and is similar to white oak. Its my first wedged mortise and a lot of fun to make… its damn heavy!

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#1 posted 07-08-2015 11:19 AM

Nice looking table from what we can see. Some more pics wood ( Pun intended LOL ) go along way for us woodworking junkies.

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

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#2 posted 07-08-2015 01:23 PM

I like the the design of the table. Looks great!

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#3 posted 07-08-2015 01:25 PM

very nice build

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#4 posted 07-08-2015 09:57 PM

Very nice!

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#5 posted 07-08-2015 11:38 PM

Great looking trestle table! I like the wedged tusk tenons, and the overall design of it.

And, it’s ok that it’s heavy—the kids won’t be tipping it over!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#6 posted 07-09-2015 11:00 AM


Beautiful table. I like heavy, too… Like Dean said, “it won’t tip over.” Love the grain variation in the wood. Where are you in Panama? I lived there in the mid-seventies, on the Atlantic side.

-- "There are three kinds of men. The ones who learn by reading. The few who learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence for themselves." --- Will Rogers

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