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$4 Hall Table from cast off

comments (2) November 13th, 2011 in Reader's Gallery

OldKranky OldKranky, member
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I recently built this hall table using material from an old maple coffee table that had been left outside rot in a pile of scrap behind a friend's shed. I purchased 4 used legs from the local ReStore outlet and cut the old table into new peices.


Design or Plan used: My own design

posted in: Reader's Gallery, table, maple, rustic, paint, beading, pocket hole


Comments (2)

Incredible Incredible writes: I like it. I get all kinds of wood to reclaim from construction sites I work on. My Bailey plane cabinet recently posted is an example of this. I also salvaged truckloads of pine from crates that the siding for Palomar Medical center was shipped in. All bound for the landfill before it becomes furniture.
Posted: 10:53 pm on December 20th

zbop zbop writes: I like your style (not meaning the style of the table, per se) but the idea of your making something nice from nothing. There are plenty of opportunities like this out there if people would just take the time to look and use their imagination just a little bit. Great job of recycling!!
Posted: 3:39 pm on November 13th

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