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Project by ErikF posted 614 days ago 804 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the first round top table that I have built and am happy that I decided to do it (with a little help from the lumberjocks forum). The table top is 42” across and 1 5/8” thick and made of 22 pieces of birch that I milled out of 8/4 stock. It was a good learning experience and know what to do different next time.

The base is made of birch as well with a set of afromosia feet.

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Oldtool

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#1 posted 614 days ago

Nice table.

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MonteCristo

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#2 posted 614 days ago

Looks good ! How did you flatten the top after glue up ?

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ErikF

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#3 posted 613 days ago

I did the glue up in 4 sections and then planed the sections after they were dry. There wasn’t a lot of flattening to do but what was left I did with my sander.

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#4 posted 350 days ago

Hand plane or machine?

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