Simple Out Feed Table

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Project by ChrisK posted 04-06-2010 12:07 AM 2557 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted a simple and lite out feed table that could double as a construction table. I was able to use 1/2 and 3/4 plywood left over from my kitchen cabinet project. I used 1/2 MDF for the top. I will polyurethane the top to protect it from any liquid spills. I used 10-32 flat heads to secure the MDF to the 1/2” plywood underneath.

The plans I drew up show slots alll way through. The notches seemed like a better approach as they leave a smoother work surface. The table does not have wheels, and I do not think I will added any, but it was designed to use the now infamous Norm Flip UP Wheels.

Quick note – I used a step drill to make the C’Sink for the flat head. This has proven to be a quick way to get screws to recess slightly.

-- Chris K

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#1 posted 04-06-2010 12:23 AM

I like your design very much———clean and simple and very functional——-do you have any plans to add shelving under the table?

-- My goal in life is to be as good a person as my dog already thinks I am---author unknown

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#2 posted 04-06-2010 12:47 AM

Very effective table you have built.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 04-06-2010 01:06 AM

I will probably add a shelf to hold the cut offs that are too good to throw away. I also need to find a place to store all the saw accessories in a spot near the saws. The table may be that spot.

-- Chris K

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#4 posted 04-06-2010 02:49 AM

Very nice build.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#5 posted 04-06-2010 07:25 AM


Nicely done! I like your approach for the Leg Structure. It’s probably Very Strong and at the same time keeps the Weight way down as compared to 2×4’s and/or 2×6’s.



-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#6 posted 01-13-2012 02:59 PM

Great table!
Is it practical to put something like this on casters?
I need an outfeed table badly, but need to be able to move it.

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#7 posted 05-26-2013 05:00 AM

Very, very nice!

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