Game Table

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Project by rolltopbox posted 03-16-2010 03:47 PM 2284 views 10 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The design for this game table came from a mixing of cabriole legs and gentle Krenovian curves. The table has one full length drawer that contains a divider for the storage of the game pieces plus more. The drawer uses dovetail construction and has a French bottom.

-- Bruce

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#1 posted 03-16-2010 04:00 PM

Very nice. I love the design. My daughter just asked me to make an end table for her and I just may modify your design for her.

It looks like the top is floating. How is it connected?

This has been added to my favorites.

-- "A goal without a plan is a wish."

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#2 posted 03-16-2010 04:03 PM

Great board and table. I love the clean looking pieces.

See!!...I knew I wasn’t the only one to have tried it. My current project is a chess board with raised square just like this. See here.

How did you assemble the board?

Well done.


-- "Hey, you dang woodchucks! Quit chuckin' my wood!"

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#3 posted 03-16-2010 04:12 PM

great peice, I love it.
Forgive my ignorance, but what is a “french bottom drawer”?

-- Even a broken clock is right twice a day, unless, it moves at half speed like ....-As the Saw Turns

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#4 posted 03-16-2010 04:18 PM

French Bottom Drawer – I am getting close to making a few and will try to post a video on my site.


-- Bruce

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#5 posted 03-16-2010 05:28 PM


-- David South FLorida

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#6 posted 03-16-2010 07:00 PM

Really nicely designed and made!

-- Happy woodworking!

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#7 posted 03-16-2010 07:29 PM

Cool design of the chess board, very nice job.

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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#8 posted 03-16-2010 08:27 PM

Very nice work on this game table… nice simple details all around…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#9 posted 03-16-2010 08:45 PM

love it

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#10 posted 03-16-2010 09:49 PM

Good looking table and really neat chess board.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#11 posted 03-17-2010 02:33 AM

Great design and build.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#12 posted 03-17-2010 03:03 AM

You really do some beautiful work. Outstanding craftsmanship. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#13 posted 03-17-2010 04:57 AM

reely cool…Great legs..does she have a name ?

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#14 posted 03-17-2010 05:01 AM

A totally unique design.

-- Custom furniture

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#15 posted 03-17-2010 05:04 AM

Very Nice Lookin Table

-- Jim, Kentucky

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