LumberJocks

wedged through tenon kitchen table

  • Advertise with us
Project by panamawayne posted 07-08-2015 04:30 AM 1400 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!





6 comments so far

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

16957 posts in 2656 days


#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!"

View observer100's profile

observer100

262 posts in 578 days


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

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

View david38's profile

david38

2539 posts in 1811 days


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

very nice build

View Ocelot's profile

Ocelot

1471 posts in 2106 days


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

Very nice!

View Mean_Dean's profile

Mean_Dean

5064 posts in 2615 days


#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!" James Lawrence, CAPT, USN

View mbmattvt's profile

mbmattvt

91 posts in 1378 days


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

Wayne,

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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com