Heavy Duty Solid Wood Picnic Table - Made from Cedar

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Project by Boards48 posted 01-25-2012 05:32 PM 10680 views 8 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch


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#1 posted 01-25-2012 05:59 PM

Nice table, but to be honest, I’m looking for something a little more sturdy. ;-)

That is really the awesomest picnic table ever made. I reminds of medieval royal dining tables.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#2 posted 01-25-2012 06:28 PM

What Brandon said. When I looked at it I first thought of a gang of Vikings sitting around it. Cool table.

-- I was born at a very young age, as I grew up, I got older.

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#3 posted 01-25-2012 06:53 PM

No one will steal it, either. Especially with that big ass paper weight on top.

-- I can explain it to you, but I can't understand it for you. I'm sorry,thanks.

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#4 posted 01-25-2012 07:12 PM

Nice looking table. Is it a permit load? And does the forklift come with it so it can be unloaded?

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#5 posted 01-25-2012 07:56 PM

Now that would make a solid workbench!

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#6 posted 01-25-2012 08:06 PM

That thing’s a beast. I really like the appearance.

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

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#7 posted 01-25-2012 08:15 PM

Nice job, interesting testing you got going on!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#8 posted 01-25-2012 08:17 PM

Are those bases 10 inches? Damn. I like it.

When I read “sturdy” and “cedar” in the same sentence, I had to make sure. Then I saw a car on top of it. That’s sort of similar to my test…. times 15. Rustic, too, it’s a damn good table.

-- Laywer by day, Carpenter by later in the day.

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#9 posted 01-25-2012 09:26 PM

You better reinforce the floor that it’s going to sit on…..

-- Eric, central Florida

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#10 posted 01-25-2012 09:27 PM

How often do you intend to park your car on that beast?

-- Max the "night janitor" at

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#11 posted 01-25-2012 09:35 PM

How can you eat with a car on your table LOL. That’s got to be the strongest table I’ve ever seen.

-- Custom furniture

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#12 posted 01-25-2012 10:34 PM

Very solid looking .
Strength testing: Its always nice to know if you need more parking space you can always use the picnic table !

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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#13 posted 01-25-2012 11:19 PM

What are they serving at that picnic and can I come?

-- Ken, USAF MSgt, Ret.

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#14 posted 01-26-2012 12:39 AM


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#15 posted 01-26-2012 04:23 AM

Nice table!!! anyone have plans for building shelving wracks you know like the kind you get from Home Depot in plastic but out of wood. Also, is there a website for discount Screws and nails in bulk say 500 to 1,000. I’m taking my first carpentry class and just learning the VERY basics – starting with Porter Cable 18V 424 Torque 1,400 RPM drill.

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