Custom Reclaimed Barn Wood Trestle Dining Table

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Project by rustednail posted 12-18-2013 01:16 AM 5525 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A customer has finally asked us to build a custom one of a kind Trestle dining table with Extension leafs on the ends. We have done many drawings and plans for customers that wanted a trestle table and/or leaves but none have ever panned out. This table is our first attempt at both table leaves as well as a Trestle base. The Table is built with genuine reclaimed barn wood taken from the North Georgia area. This design features 4”x 8” main columns and a 2” thick table top with matching leaves and breadboard ends.

-- Jeff Burke, Calhoun Ga,

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#1 posted 12-18-2013 01:35 AM

Beautiful table. I have never seen one with leafs on the ends. I really like it. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#2 posted 12-18-2013 01:40 AM

Very nice. Awesome table. I am hoping to make on similar soon.

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#3 posted 12-18-2013 01:53 AM

Yeah the leaves on the ends took some serious brainstorming and trail and error to figure out how to properly support them without adding legs to the leaves.

-- Jeff Burke, Calhoun Ga,

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#4 posted 12-18-2013 05:32 AM

Nice work. I just measured a customers dining room Friday for something very similar.

-- I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. -John Muir

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#5 posted 12-18-2013 09:41 AM

Nice work, Great looking table

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 12-18-2013 08:12 PM

Very nice table, the wood looks great, excellent build build,...thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#7 posted 12-18-2013 11:55 PM


-- Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

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#8 posted 12-19-2013 03:55 AM

Great use of reclaimed wood!

-- Stephen, Perth Western Australia, My inspiration – the Carpenter from Nazareth!

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