Sal's Table

  • Advertise with us
Project by Chris Davis posted 08-13-2011 01:25 PM 1593 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an unfinished table built for a repeat customer in New York. Like their previous bed, the customer wanted to finish it out. The customer sent me a pictures of something they liked as a starting point and some additional instructions. The original picture is the last one in the uploaded pictures.

It was completed in April 2011. The wood choice was Maple. It was a bar top height table. We really worked on getting the height correct with the customers bar stools. The legs were hand shaped on a band saw and a groove was cut at the top side of the leg. Flutes were cut into the apron. The top was a maple plywood panel surround by maple hardwood that was mitered in the corner. The seem between the hardwood and plywood had a slight radius put on the edges to accentuate the transition between them.

Raw Video
Sal Table Cut/Rip
Sal Saw Setup
wwbeds shop 04/13/11 12:07PM
wwbeds shop 04/14/11 03:21PM
wwbeds shop 04/15/11 12:17PM
Sal Table Legs
wwbeds shop 04/26/11 08:19AM

Building Pictures
underside of the table
Top side of the table
legs added

For more building pictures see my Current Projects link at or See what we are doing live:

Free video chat by Ustream
click to follow our projects

-- Watch live video from our shop.!current-projects/c3c1

4 comments so far

View Roger's profile


20586 posts in 2408 days

#1 posted 08-13-2011 01:58 PM

very nicely designed.

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

View Bertha's profile


13069 posts in 2297 days

#2 posted 08-13-2011 02:10 PM

Very handsome!

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

View Dusty56's profile


11809 posts in 3292 days

#3 posted 08-13-2011 04:08 PM

Great design…way better than the original IMHO : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

View madts's profile


1744 posts in 1943 days

#4 posted 10-11-2012 09:47 PM

Those legs are way cool. Good job and design.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics