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Reclaimed Dining Table

  • January 15, 2018

Tjbaum
Tjbaum
Tjbaum
Tjbaum

I used the last of my reclaimed wood that I saved from the dumpster to make a dining table top. After cleaning it up, I planned it and ran it through the jointer. I joined the top using biscuits and doweled the breadboard ends to allow for seasonal movement. For the base I designed a simple H leg base, then ran into an issue when my half lap joints snapped and changed the design to what is pictured. I finished the base with milk paint and left the top natural with just poly-acrylic.

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  • Making the best from that reclaimed wood! This is awesome!
    By RYOBI NATION, on January 15, 2018

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Reclaimed Dining Table

by Tjbaum
Jan 15, 2018
Medium 0156e84f ce31 4d74 9e18 aa983a5a0036

I used the last of my reclaimed wood that I saved from the dumpster to make a dining table top. After cleaning it up, I planned it and ran it through the jointer. I joined the top using biscuits and doweled the breadboard ends to allow for seasonal movement. For the base I designed a simple H leg base, then ran into an issue when my half lap joints snapped and changed the design to what is pictured. I finished the base with milk paint and left the top natural with just poly-acrylic.