classic woodworking
Tilt Top Table

What does it take to make a tilt-top table? On this episode of Classic Woodworking, host Tom McLaughlin shares his design for a Shaker-inspired table made out of curly maple and takes a deep-dive into explaining the tilt-top mechanism that makes this piece so unique. The table has a pedestal base which attaches to the top with a turned column which Tom shapes at the lathe. He also uses the band saw to shape and refine the feet, making this project engaging in its use of numerous techniques.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 111


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Tue, Jun 28 8:00 A.M. Table Lamp     NH CREATE
Tue, Jun 28 2:00 P.M. Table Lamp     NH CREATE
Wed, Jun 29 4:00 A.M. Table Lamp     NH CREATE
Thu, Jun 30 8:00 A.M. Hanging Tool Cabinet     NH CREATE
Thu, Jun 30 2:00 P.M. Hanging Tool Cabinet     NH CREATE
Fri, Jul 1 4:00 A.M. Hanging Tool Cabinet     NH CREATE
Tue, Jul 5 8:00 A.M. Shaker Hall Table     NH CREATE
Tue, Jul 5 2:00 P.M. Shaker Hall Table     NH CREATE
Wed, Jul 6 4:00 A.M. Shaker Hall Table     NH CREATE
Thu, Jul 7 8:00 A.M. The Hanging Cabinet     NH CREATE
Thu, Jul 7 2:00 P.M. The Hanging Cabinet     NH CREATE
Fri, Jul 8 4:00 A.M. The Hanging Cabinet     NH CREATE
Tue, Jul 12 8:00 A.M. Round Side Table     NH CREATE
Tue, Jul 12 2:00 P.M. Round Side Table     NH CREATE
Wed, Jul 13 4:00 A.M. Round Side Table     NH CREATE

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