folding illustration table

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Project by animation23 posted 07-15-2015 05:43 AM 1214 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife needed a new workspace. As an illustrator she needed a proper setup. We dont have the space for a dedicated table So I modified some plans for a folding work bench i found online.

The legs fold in flat and the table top flips back around flat. I finished the table with some weathered grey stain.

I made the table to have a 15 degree angle, and folding legs. Its light, fold easily, quick to setup, and it stores in the hall closet.

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#1 posted 07-21-2015 05:46 PM

Nice job. Some years ago I used this method for a model train hobbyist’s table I made for him. Though it was meant to be taken down and transported, it hasn’t left the spot in front of his couch in 6 years, which means it has become more than a work table. At least with the slanted top, there is less chance of becoming a catch all.

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

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#2 posted 07-21-2015 06:22 PM

This turned out nicely. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 07-24-2015 06:59 PM

Thanks guys! I appreciate the nice comments and the welcome!

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