For the winers!

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Project by ralbuck posted 01-30-2016 10:30 PM 1414 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have friends that almost live in a motorhome and enjoy many quiet outdoor things. They also are fond of wine. After seeing a few folding wine tables, I decided to try one.

Made from just cheap pine. Actually shop scraps.
Sorry not shown outside-raining!

Proto-type seems serviceable. Designed to fold quite flat, and even stay horizontal when pouring the wine also.
I use a turned plunger type piece for that. I made a type of gate-leg to hold the flatness when up.

Shows in the pictures.

The next one will have different spacing on the handhold and the glass-spots.

-- just rjR

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#1 posted 01-30-2016 10:48 PM

I like.

But I have to tell you…I misread the title of the blog—I read ‘whiners’. :D

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#2 posted 01-30-2016 10:56 PM

cool looking design, I’m gonna have to try this out for some birthday gifts

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#3 posted 01-31-2016 01:20 AM

pretty fine engineering, foldable, carrying handle, what more could one want.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#4 posted 01-31-2016 01:35 AM

Ralph. Very nice. Well thought out and presents well!!!! Your friends will love it.



-- Cliff Australia : Snoring is good. It blows away all the Sawdust.

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#5 posted 01-31-2016 06:17 AM

Yea, camping will be great.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#6 posted 01-31-2016 04:31 PM

That is really cool. Great job

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#7 posted 01-31-2016 04:51 PM

Very appropriate design for limited space. Nice work!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#8 posted 01-31-2016 08:17 PM

OHH! You mean WINE… The title made me think of this!

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#9 posted 02-01-2016 12:54 AM

I really like the design and concept of the table. This gave me a few ideas. Thanks for sharing.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#10 posted 03-01-2016 09:41 PM

If anyone makes changes/improvements; Please show us. I am still changing my design as I make a few more.

Newest ones are from fence cedar (free-wood). I am using 2 pieces glued together then supported with under-bracing to add the needed strength! They are a lot lighter and just as strong. I know how fast weight adds up in an RV! I also changed the handle design to just a short piece of 3/8 manila rope for the ease of hanging, carrying and storage.

I do need to singe the rope, but knew that from making ropes pout of old baler twine on the farm decades ago.

Other ideas and suggestions will be appreciated!

-- just rjR

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