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Child's Table and Chairs

23 days ago by sgmdwk | 5 comments »

It has been quite a while since I posted anything on LJ. My time has been filled with more physical activities: hiking and bicycling. Living in the Pacific Northwest, there is a lot of competition for my time. Anyway, I just finished the present I am giving to my granddaughter for her first birthday: a small table and a pair of child-sized chairs. The chairs and the table legs and skirts are made from pine; the table top from hard maple. I used a variety of joinery methods on the little chairs: loose tenon (Beadlok Pro), dowels and pocket screws. The table legs and skirts were joined with loose tenons. I was pleased by how solid this joint is. The table top was gl...

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