Mobile Utility/Outfeed Table

  • Advertise with us
Project by brukilla posted 11-16-2011 06:18 PM 1503 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a nice sized utility/outfeed table for my small mobile shop. I used some “made in china” Birch Ply, glue and screws. It’s on 3” poly casters. I did a quick sand and then wiped on several coats of poly and then a layer of paste wax on the top. The top is slick, slick.

Creature comforts include magnetic bars on each end and an attached 30’ rubber hose and wheel for the air compressor. I did buy leg levelers, but the garage floor ended up being sloped perfectly for the table, whereas it is below the ts surface and then slopes up.

I now have the ability to rip full sheets of ply – safely and on my own if needed. Since this was my first project utilizing my tools, I learned a lot by making a lot of mistakes. The last pic shows a dust deputy cart that I threw together out of scraps. I haven’t finished it yet, but it had to be put to use asap.

-- "Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing." - Thomas Jefferson

4 comments so far

View Stosh's profile


65 posts in 2340 days

#1 posted 11-16-2011 08:09 PM

Nice shop/outfeed table! I need to build one for my shop.

View wookie's profile


154 posts in 2502 days

#2 posted 11-16-2011 08:56 PM

Like that dust collector cart!

-- Wookie=Wood Rookie

View dubsaloon's profile


621 posts in 2212 days

#3 posted 11-17-2011 11:46 AM

Nice tool. Safety first.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

View Lance's profile


428 posts in 1944 days

#4 posted 11-19-2011 12:04 AM

Looks good man, I need one bad, I always have to ask my wife to help hold big sheet goods. I wanna design mine like the Wood Whisper’s assemble table but put casters on it and use it as both. Looks good, keep up the good work and keep us posted with pic of the shop too!

-- Lance, Hook'em HORNS! ""V""

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