Picnic wine tables

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Project by rockmolsen posted 07-30-2016 12:19 AM 796 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been off from work this week and spending a lot of time in my shop and LOVING it ! These are another version of the Steve Ramsey design. I actually made a template for the top that allows me to rough cut the tops on the band saw then use a flush trim bit in the router table to finish off, perfect pieces every time. Doing a show in August so building up inventory.

Eastern red cedar finishes up nicely. The tops are 12” diameter and there is a 1/4” steel rod in the base that sticks into the ground. Finished with about 4 coats of spray lacquer.

-- Rick --------The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.

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#1 posted 07-30-2016 01:17 AM

These bring new meaning to a wine garden. Very nice

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#2 posted 07-30-2016 02:25 AM

Nicely done!

-- just rjR

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#3 posted 07-30-2016 10:00 AM

If you need buddies for picnic, just let me know. Very nice pieces. Pretty logical choice of technic to make them – rough cut than flush trim bit.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 07-30-2016 12:56 PM

Rick, these are a pretty cool practical project. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#5 posted 07-31-2016 03:27 PM

Those are nice. I really like the cedar. Steve Ramsey’s design is solid and easy to make changes in.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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