View from the Garage

November 8, 2013

Kitchen table

Filed under: Woodworking — Tags: — thefusionguy @ 6:29 am

After remodeling the bathroom counter upstairs, there was plenty of granite left from the slab to make a table. Originally we thought to put it outside with some new teak chairs, so I made the table legs and apron from teak. I think it looks very good!





Here’s the router jig I made to make the mortises in the legs at 45 deg to the surface:


Resulting mortise and tenon:


Gluing up:


Luckily, the brown in the granite is the same color as a ruddy Abyssinian:


The teak was glued using T88 epoxy for its water resistance and finished with TeakGuard. The granite was fabricated by Chris Milev at EHI Granite ( The cat’s name is Dozi.



1 Comment »

  1. Now that’s the kind of table top for humans and cats alike.. Doesn’t show anything!!!!!

    Comment by K. Joanne Stark — December 12, 2014 @ 10:29 pm

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