Custom Reclaimed Barn Wood Trestle Dining Table

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Project by rustednail posted 218 days ago 1607 views 5 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A customer has finally asked us to build a custom one of a kind Trestle dining table with Extension leafs on the ends. We have done many drawings and plans for customers that wanted a trestle table and/or leaves but none have ever panned out. This table is our first attempt at both table leaves as well as a Trestle base. The Table is built with genuine reclaimed barn wood taken from the North Georgia area. This design features 4”x 8” main columns and a 2” thick table top with matching leaves and breadboard ends.

-- Jeff Burke, Calhoun Ga,

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#1 posted 218 days ago

Beautiful table. I have never seen one with leafs on the ends. I really like it. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#2 posted 218 days ago

Very nice. Awesome table. I am hoping to make on similar soon.

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#3 posted 218 days ago

Yeah the leaves on the ends took some serious brainstorming and trail and error to figure out how to properly support them without adding legs to the leaves.

-- Jeff Burke, Calhoun Ga,

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#4 posted 218 days ago

Nice work. I just measured a customers dining room Friday for something very similar.

-- I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. -John Muir

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#5 posted 218 days ago

Nice work, Great looking table

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 217 days ago

Very nice table, the wood looks great, excellent build build,...thanks for sharing.

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

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#7 posted 217 days ago


-- Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

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#8 posted 217 days ago

Great use of reclaimed wood!

-- Stephen, Perth Western Australia, My inspiration – the Carpenter from Nazareth!

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