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Newest product in our line. Each leg has 15 laminations of solid cedar
-- Dave, New Brunswick Canada www.barrelenterprises.com
Jul 21, 2011
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#1 posted 07-22-2011 05:28 AM
A refreshing new look to an old standard.
-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.
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#2 posted 07-22-2011 05:38 AM
A new classic is born.very nice design !
Thanks for the pic
-- Kiefer 松
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#3 posted 07-22-2011 05:54 AM
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#4 posted 07-22-2011 08:09 AM
The standard picnic bench was in desperate need of a redesign. I like the shapes – it looks very light. However, the benches and tabletop look a little narrow. I’m sure this will be a popular product for you.
-- Chris Wong -- http://flairwoodworks.wordpress.com --
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#5 posted 07-22-2011 08:36 AM
I like!! very cool
-- Andy Halewoodworker. You can't finish if you don't finish. So finish it, because finish is everything.
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#6 posted 07-22-2011 09:57 AM
-- Ain't better or worse than any other woodpecker in the woods.
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#7 posted 07-22-2011 10:07 AM
Now that would be a fun picnic table to eat on . I love your design. Thanks for sharing.
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#8 posted 07-22-2011 11:57 AM
That looks great. That would really improve the look of any backyard.
-- Dale Manning, Carthage, NY
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#9 posted 07-22-2011 01:38 PM
How do you take care of lateral movement? I’m guessing there are supports under the top.
-- Jeff - Bell Buckle, TN
#10 posted 07-22-2011 02:14 PM
Hi JeffThank you everyone for the kind words. I am new to this forum but it will get easier I am sure.
Yes, there is a support running down the center of the table to tie everything together. There is zero lateral movement and the bottoms of each leg have stainless steel “feet” to prevent wicking
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#11 posted 07-22-2011 02:33 PM
Wonderfull can’t wait to build one.
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#12 posted 07-22-2011 03:42 PM
Wow. Its about time someone stepped up to the plate to make the picnic table a true piece of furniture. Got a picture of the under side? Yeah, I’d like to build one but do I want to build the bending jig? I should bend more. Again, WOW!
-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--
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#14 posted 07-22-2011 05:56 PM
VERY easy on the eyes. How thick is each lamination?
-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX
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#15 posted 07-22-2011 07:45 PM
Dave, that is without a doubt the best looking picnic table set I’ve ever seen! Looks like you steam bent the legs; what kind of wood did you use? It’s so well designed and made, I just may have to make one just like it! What are the dimensions, Dave?
-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.
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