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Project by cliffton posted 1530 days ago 1375 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

knocks down without tools, top is 3/4 baltic birch, rails are fir and legs are fir, 5 coats of poly. Kind of made it in the shaker style.





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ChesapeakeBob

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#1 posted 1530 days ago

Clever design!
Thanks,

CB

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jayjay

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#2 posted 1530 days ago

Cool jointery.

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#3 posted 1530 days ago

Nice table

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Jimi_C

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#4 posted 1530 days ago

A friend just showed me a bed made with this joinery today, and I commented that it was the first time I’d seen it. Funny that you posted this today too :)

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cliffton

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#5 posted 1530 days ago

heh, that is funny, I learned this type from my grandfather, he used to call it “Bear proof pig pen” joints lol, no idea where he got that from.

*on edit, I figured out why he called em that, because these are similar to the joints used in building a bear-proof pigpen. lol guess that makes sense.

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#6 posted 1529 days ago

nice table

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