Mahogany Farm Table

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Project by D1st posted 924 days ago 2579 views 14 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a farm table made on commission. The top is made of Mahogany and the base frame is made of maple. The joinery is 100% pocket hole and titebond3. The customer insisted on staining the top which i wasnt fond of but whatever the customer wants right! Thanks for looking.


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#1 posted 924 days ago

What a great table and a big one too. very nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 924 days ago

I like it, it looks mighty strong. Nice project, thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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#3 posted 924 days ago

Very nice! It looks rock solid!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#4 posted 924 days ago

thank you! Thank you! I just got on to research because my friend just asked for a farm table and i was debating the legs/ framework. That is beautiful!! this will be a lot more rustic!How long is this table? Do you think the base structure you used will work for an 8 foot ?

-- christine

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#5 posted 924 days ago

Beautiful! My wife wants one, how many bf did it take?

-- Danger lerks behind every oppertunity to learn common sense - Chip Estrada

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#6 posted 924 days ago

Well made table. Very nice!

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

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#7 posted 924 days ago

Beautiful table. Be thankful they wanted stain instead of paint. I like natural wood. Pains me to see it covered. How long is the table?

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#8 posted 924 days ago

What a beautiful piece. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Kurt Heninger

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#9 posted 924 days ago


I like you project so much I signed up for an account so I could ask you this question: What are the proportions. Are those 5×5 legs? What is the table size? I think you got the scale on this just right.

-- Kurt - Hillsboro, OR

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#10 posted 923 days ago

Thanks all. : ) The base is made of 8/4 maple. The legs are true 6×6 – three 8/4 boards glued together. The table itself is 10 feet long by 4ft 2in. I have use this same frame structure for an even bigger table and recently just used it on my own coffee table, which is 4ft x 2ft 4 in x 17 same 2x material. This was a fun make as are most woodworking projects- right! Thanks again its nice to have your peers appreciate your work.


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#11 posted 923 days ago

Great Lookin Table

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#12 posted 327 days ago

Very nice. Never seen a middle leg like that. Did you come up with that design?

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