Simple Desk/Table top

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Project by one2echo posted 02-13-2014 03:09 AM 1127 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

This is two pieces of 3/4 oak ply trimmed in solid oak. I reused adjustable metal legs i found. When trying to glue this up i realized I didn’t have long enough clamps so i made do with ratcheting tie downs.

I thought laminating the 2 pieces of ply would keep it super straight but it ended up with a little cupping. Still very useable and looks ok.

I was itching to use my new bosch 1617 router about as much as needing to replace the glass top I’d been using – so it was a win win!

-- If the women don't find you handsome, they should at least find you handy!

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#1 posted 02-15-2014 07:05 AM

A useful project and great idea for clamping the edges! Enjoy that new router!

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16

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