Quilting cutting table/buffet

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Project by 1stump posted 08-09-2012 12:59 PM 3397 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This table was built for one of my wife’s quilting friends who was looking for a table to cut her fabric on that would also provide storage. It is made of 1/4 sawn white oak with side panels of red oak ply. Top is a 1/4 sawn white oak veneered MDF. The drawers are all 26” deep with over-travel ball bearing slides. It is 36” deep at top by 72” long, setting 36” high. The design is my own. I did not use the pictures of it in her home as she is in the process of remodeling and would not appreciate those shown to the world. The finish is a hand rubbed oil/poly blend with 7 coats.
Update: I have broken down and added one shot of cabinet in her home showing the top. She asks that you do not look at the carpet! . . . . . . REALLY!

-- Loving what I do, while I do it for Christ !

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Clint Searl

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#1 posted 08-09-2012 03:05 PM

Great design and work.

-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been

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#2 posted 08-09-2012 03:40 PM

I really like the through tenons. Great design and build.

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#3 posted 08-10-2012 03:07 AM

A job well done. Nice design, nice craftsmanship..

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#4 posted 08-10-2012 03:08 AM

Very nice design. Love the choice of finish.

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#5 posted 08-10-2012 03:12 AM

Looks like an excellent table with storage for a quilter.

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#6 posted 08-10-2012 01:23 PM

Beautiful piece. Very nice design. I’ve done some quilting before and would have loved a table like/buffet like this. M glad my mom doesn’t get on LJ’S…. She’d be wanting one of these.
Great job!

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Mainiac Matt

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#7 posted 08-10-2012 01:24 PM

looks really nice…. would like to hear some details of how you built up the top…. did you buy veneer or cut it yourself.

-- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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#8 posted 08-10-2012 02:39 PM

Well done, nice design and craftsmanship!!

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#9 posted 08-11-2012 02:05 AM

Thank you all,
For the top I purchased a 3/4” MDF core ply that was faced with spliced 1/4 sawn white oak. It is framed in 2” wide white oak.

-- Loving what I do, while I do it for Christ !

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#10 posted 08-11-2012 09:12 AM

Quality work for sure…... She will love this for a lifetime

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#11 posted 08-15-2012 05:47 PM

very nice job… !!

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