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Out Door Dining Table

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Project by woodmaker posted 08-25-2011 06:36 PM 847 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife and I searched for a long time in the stores for the perfect outdoor table.

Well as you can see we got tired of looking so I made our own. The one’s in the store were too short and narrow.

The top is 4×8, 3/4 birch, frame is 2×4 and 1×4 Poplar, the legs are pre made purchased at a cabinet shop.

It has 4 coats of marine varnish on it for protection.

When not in use we keep it covered with a marine vinyl over a couple folded sheets to help prevent wicking.

This table will seat 6-8 comfortably plus all the food in the middle for easy reach.

All total I probably only have $300.00 in it and the store bought tables were all significantly higher.

-- Mike





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#1 posted 08-26-2011 03:25 AM

Great Lookin Table

-- Jim, Kentucky

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woodmaker

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#2 posted 08-26-2011 02:06 PM

Thanks Jim

-- Mike

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#3 posted 09-16-2011 05:48 PM

If I were doing this over I would have spent the extra money and jointed a nice hardwood table top.

-- Mike

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