How to make balustrade legs

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Forum topic by Timothyjdaniel posted 01-22-2017 03:30 PM 390 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-22-2017 03:30 PM

Topic tags/keywords: balustrade


I’m new here and what I would a skilled novice in woodworking, but getting better each week.

I’ve been building farm style dining tables, but it seems like every one is now so I was looking to change it up.

I found balustrade legs and I know they’ll be perfect, but the price is so high. I was wondering how they’re actually made and if it would be possible to do so.

Preferably the square type in the picture.

Any help would be greatly appreciated!


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#1 posted 01-22-2017 03:37 PM

Table builders in my area are using reclaimed lumber. Timbers and joists from old factories made from SYP are predominant.


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#2 posted 01-23-2017 02:22 AM

Isn’t a balustrade when you have multiple legs on the same platform like a staircase? Not a particular style or shape.

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