Classic Craftsman Round Table

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Project by PatrickRN posted 02-04-2016 11:07 PM 1766 views 9 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Using the plans found in the April 2004 issue of Workbench magazine I made this table from QSRO. Finish: TransTint Reddish-Brown dye, Minwax Early American stain, Semi-gloss lacquer. It was a challenging and fun build with all the angle cuts. I was surprised during the dry fit when everything went together the way is was suppose to. I picked up some new skills and confidence with this project.

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#1 posted 02-04-2016 11:48 PM

wow! I love the grain on the legs.
You did a great job!

-- Chem, Central California

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#2 posted 02-04-2016 11:58 PM

Nice build – quarter sawn oak is so nice

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#3 posted 02-05-2016 12:28 AM

Very nice build! You also did a great job with the color matching it to the rooms surrounding

-- Jason,WI "Whether you believe you can or believe you can't you are right!"

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#4 posted 02-05-2016 12:56 AM

That’s a great looking A&C tabourette! I love the ray fleck—and I really like your entire A&C furniture suite! Very nice!

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

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#5 posted 02-05-2016 01:51 AM

Really nice build.

-- Doug...

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#6 posted 02-05-2016 04:28 PM

That’s a winner.
Very nice.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#7 posted 02-05-2016 05:46 PM

Isn’t it great when things come together as they’re supposed to! Beautiful table!

-- Dave, York, PA, Wildside Woodworking

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#8 posted 02-05-2016 11:05 PM

Yes! Angles are challenging, but your table came out great. It’s a fine piece and should be displayed proudly. It looks terrific in that setting by the way.

Bravo, well done.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#9 posted 02-06-2016 12:05 AM

Gorgeous grain with the QS, nice work!

-- I've decided 1 mistake is really 2 opportunities to learn.. learn how to fix it... and learn how to not repeat it

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#10 posted 02-06-2016 07:56 AM

edgebanded and routers?

-- no matter what size job big or small do a job right or don't do it at all.

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#11 posted 02-06-2016 07:03 PM

edgebanded and routers?

- vonhagen

No edge-banding. Router and shop built trammel used to cut out the table top then chamfer the edge.

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