TV Tray Table

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Project by Todd Barrone posted 07-25-2013 10:38 PM 1878 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A few months back my father n law bought a new TV tray for his chair. He went to Wal-Mart & bought this cheap composite crappy plastic table. TV is his life & he broke the table top, when he bought it I told him I would have made him one for the same price. Ah no this was the best you could get, so now he is eating his words LOL. I had to make sure to make the leg’s nice & sturdy because he leans on it all the time. I also made it an inch longer, wider & taller just to prove a point. Enjoy

-- "The Cedar King"

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#1 posted 07-26-2013 12:53 AM

Oh thats hard core… selling you father-in-law a table after he gave you his little girl. Todd, you are a true man amongst men….lol Beautiful build sir. Wipe on poly finish?

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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Todd Barrone

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#2 posted 07-26-2013 01:49 AM

Thank’s Buster LOL I do the brush on poly finish.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#3 posted 07-26-2013 02:01 AM

Looks way better than that black one

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#4 posted 07-26-2013 02:58 AM

Nicely done, the contrasting light sapwood to the darker wood looks great, very nice.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#5 posted 07-26-2013 11:32 AM

Now that’s a TV TRAY!
Great Job!
Keep it up!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#6 posted 07-26-2013 11:49 AM

Beautiful cedar table, Todd. That one will last a lifetime!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 07-26-2013 07:35 PM

Very nice contrast between the cedar colors and the design is terrific. Oh, I think you may have had way too much fun building this project. ;-) well done.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#8 posted 07-29-2013 04:14 PM

It looks fantastic and sturdy. Your cedar is gorgeous as well as your finish. Great job!

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