Tilt-Top Table Gallery →

12 videos / 4:15 runtime

A beautiful tilt-top table with pleasing proportions featuring a turned or possibly sculpted post, an oval top, and curved legs. This is a classic design and quite a departure from the modern style Marc typically focuses on. It’s going to be a fun and challenging project.

Tools & Materials
- Pre-milled wood kits will be made available!
- Jointer, Planer, Tablesaw, Bandsaw
- Miter Saw, Drill, Router
- Lathe (for a turned post)
- Die Grinder and Rasps (for a sculpted post)

Techniques Demonstrated
- Cutting an ellipse
- Turning a table post
- Creating a “Poor Man’s Lathe” router jig
- Routing sliding dovetails
- Cutting curved/tapered legs
- Designing a tilt mechanism
- Carving an alternative spiral post


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