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Forum topic by DonJ posted 229 days ago 378 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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DonJ

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229 days ago

I need some quick help. I’m making a Lazy Susan for my wife for Christmas; it will be around 18 inches in diameter. My question is, what size of hardware should I get? It will be used on the table to put various items on during dinner. My thought is to have a 15 – 17” diameter hardware for stability, but being a non-engineer, I usually tend to ‘over engineer’ things. Thanks so much.

-- Don, San Antonio, TX


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poospleasures

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#1 posted 229 days ago

I think a 12” turntable would be more than adequate. I make some lazy susan bowls and make my own hardware which is way smaller in comparison.

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning. Vernon

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rustfever

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#2 posted 229 days ago

I used 12” LS hardware for a 30” D painting Lazy Susan. Works very good

-- Rustfever, Central California

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kepy

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#3 posted 228 days ago

A 6” would carry that load if you make a larger base.

-- Kepy

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