LumberJocks

end/side table

  • Advertise with us
Project by TheSteve posted 02-14-2008 07:42 PM 1000 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is an end/side table that i built for my grandfather for christmas.. the table is contstructed from a $2.47 2×4 and a $6 1×4 pine from lowe’s, scrap cherry strips for drawer slide, and a scrap peice of veneer ply i found laying around. stained english chestnut with gloss poly on top.

-- Aint nothin to it but to do it!





4 comments so far

View CharlieM1958's profile

CharlieM1958

15714 posts in 2940 days


#1 posted 02-14-2008 08:24 PM

Great little table, especially considering the materials!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

View Scott Bryan's profile

Scott Bryan

27251 posts in 2544 days


#2 posted 02-14-2008 11:44 PM

That is a nice table. Since we had the 2×4 contest I have somewhat lost my amazement at what can be created from a simple 2×4. I will never look at construction lumber the same anymore. For less than $10 you have a really nice end table. I am sure your grandfather appreciated it.

Did you tell him what it actually cost? It really isn’t important. It is a gift from the heart and built with your two hands. In a word- priceless.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

View cajunpen's profile

cajunpen

14416 posts in 2788 days


#3 posted 02-15-2008 12:13 AM

Now that is some thrifty Christmas shopping – but like Scott said – priceless.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

View MsDebbieP's profile

MsDebbieP

18615 posts in 2883 days


#4 posted 02-19-2008 10:19 PM

oh wow.. what a terrific gift.
Your grandfather must be so proud of this

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase