Quartersawn White Oak Extension Table

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Project by TimStoltzfus posted 625 days ago 1423 views 15 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a quartersawn white oak extension table. When closed, it measures 6’ 4 1/4”. When open, it measures 19’ 4 1/4”. I have thirteen one foot leaves. The center support is actually two, but when closed, appears to be one, so it actually has four sets of legs. The finish is yellow dye with a mocha stain and catylized varnish(20 sheen). Overall size of the table is 44”x76”.

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#1 posted 625 days ago

Very impressive! I need to borrow that from you in a couple weeks.

-- Ron Wilson - maker of fine firewood!

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#2 posted 625 days ago

That is impressive design and work. Really like it!

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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#3 posted 625 days ago

Very nice design. How many people fit at a 19’ table?

-- Chris K

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#4 posted 625 days ago

Beautiful table. Welcome to LJ’s, looking forward to seeing more of your work.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it.

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#5 posted 625 days ago

19 feet, WOW! Go go gadget table!

-- I work with metal for money, and wood for fun...

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#6 posted 624 days ago

How big of a room do you have that in? I think you may have a record there for the longest extension table ever.

-- Mark Smith, Tracy, CA.,

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#7 posted 624 days ago

I kind of did the math, and if you pack the underside of the bottom with slides, and put the legs at the corners, which is common, then the length would be about 80 feet. This I do not recommend. If you figure two feet per person and two at each end, then the table is capable of seating 22 people.

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#8 posted 624 days ago

Holy smokes dude! That’s freakin’ awesome! I don’t even know how to build a table that expands! How’d you learn that? A book? A friend? I’d love to make one of these. My family is HUUUUUGE!!!

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#9 posted 624 days ago

Thanksgiving, and Christmas dinner will be a mighty fine celebration for this table.

Uh oh! my wife saw it and now she wants one!

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#10 posted 624 days ago

I love how ther is ONE chair in the picture, great idea. and an eye catching design.

-- A good craftsman is able to make it work with the tools he has, I still need more tools

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#11 posted 623 days ago

I love QSWO, and your table makes fine use of it! I also like the curved legs—a nice detail.

I’ll bet you’ll enjoy family holiday gatherings around it for years to come!

-- Dean

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#12 posted 566 days ago

Crickey thats one big table, nice job

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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