Reader Project Arts Crafts Classic End Table
Reader project arts crafts classic end table is post about Woodworking Projects bookmarked by alvin with ID 1298175248 was uploaded on 17-02-2019 and has been viewed 385,590 times.
Finished End Table"Tom Casper's article provided excellent guidance on every step of the construction.My home shop is small and I have a limited collection of woodworking tools.This necessitates careful planning and presents a challenge when planning projects.
" — MikeParts and Finish TestHere are the materials I used for this project.Pocket Scr*w ModificationThe original plans for this project called for biscuit joinery as the primary method of assembly.Since I do not own a biscuit joiner, I elected to use pocket screws.
This added a level of complexity because most of the fasteners needed to be hidden.I made my own plugs out of poplar and used a Japanese cut-off saw to hide the holes for the screws.The photos show the installation of the plugs and the result after trimming and sanding the plugs.
Building the BaseNext I glued the base together.Pocket Scr*w DrawerI built the drawer using pocket screws and wood glue.Perfect-Fit DrawerView from above, prior to attaching the top.Assembled, Waiting for FinishView of finished table with drawer slid out.
Project Complete!For the finish I started with Minwax Pre-Stain Wood Conditioner to even out the grain and prevent blotching.I followed up with General Finishes Java Gel Stain and then applied several coats of Minwax Wipe-On Poly...