The table looks massive and heavy, but actually weighs very little and can be easily picked up and carried by one person.
By Matthew Power – This 3 page PDF document transcribes the original table measurements. You need the Adobe Acrobat Reader software to view the PDF document at this link.
Here is a nifty project that stores 20 spools of thread plus a collection of needles. The unique tilt-up shelves make removing or replacing the thread spools fast and easy.
A generous storage drawer and two fold-down leaves make this pembroke table a handsome addition in any Living Room or Bedroom.
A mini-lathe packs some pretty serious turning capability into a tiny package. But just because they are small does not mean that you can set your mini-lathe up on a wimpy, lightweight stand. Just like a full-size lathe, a mini-lathe needs a tool stand that is heavy and rigid enough to absorb vibrations. The cutting diagrams and materials list are available to download in this Online Extra.
The vineyard table is almost as old a design as the trestle table, dating back 300 years or more. Some sources claim these tables were used by grape pickers in French vineyards for working lunches, while others say they were used in wineries for wine tastings.
Learn how to build a craft table; the table consists of kitchen base cabinets connected with a top covered in durable plastic laminate.
Here is a mahogany vanity of modern design that you can build in your own workshop. The design features a criss-cross moulded design on the drawer fronts and sides as shown in the drawing.
Two features a little out of the ordinary are shown in the construction of this drop leaf table. The first of these has to do with the manner in which the corners are turned from the square sections of the pedestal; the second the use of a segment pattern in shaping the top.
Early New Englanders adopted the drop leaf table in an effort to make their furniture less cumbersome. The wing supports gradually took on a faint resemblance to the graceful wings of a butterfly, and from this basic form of construction came scores of modifications in small tables. The one shown here is simplicity itself, yet attractive and at home in almost any setting.