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Forum topic by rusticandy posted 06-11-2010 07:31 AM 885 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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06-11-2010 07:31 AM

I’m designing a very basic table base in sketch-up, with a key in the legs/stretcher to keep it from racking- any improvements or suggestions would be welcome! I hope the links work!

Thank you for your thoughts

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-- rustic andy

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#1 posted 06-11-2010 07:36 AM

It would be simpler to just notch both the legs and the stretcher so that they interlock and skip the key. Then you don’t have to cut the mortises in the end of the legs.

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.

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#2 posted 06-11-2010 07:46 AM

interesting design I’m not sure about the mortised area ether

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