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New Table finally complete!! (pic heavy)

It was a two week project that was built from a picture I found on the internet. I made it up as I went along so I have to admit there was quite a few times I removed some screws and changed some things to make it how I wanted. Overall it came out pretty good, I haven't done and wood work since highschool shop class yet surprisingly I remembered quite a bit of the "tricks". Letting the tiles set now then to grout them later this week. I made the mistake of using select grade pine which costed me way more than expected. If I was to do it over it would be pressure treated kiln dried....


  • jaydub58jaydub58 Posts: 2,129
    Really a good looking project!  Just wondering, what size casters did you use?
    John in the Willamette Valley of Oregon
  • Little bitty ones haha the wheels are about 1.5-2". I'm never going to move it but if I was frequently I would have put larger ones on. These are rated for enough weight though.
  • First cook on it post table build. Pork tenderloins
  • SamFerriseSamFerrise Posts: 547
    Why did you use those wimpy wheels?  On a rig like that you need 5 inch wheels.  Much more maneuverability and handling with the right wheels. 

    Simple ingredients, amazing results!
  • My first thought was to hide them with a skirt completely but that idea flopped. I may put larger ones on in the future. I doubt I'll be moving the thing for years so I'm not to worried about it.
  • ChubbsChubbs Posts: 6,925
    Why did you use those wimpy wheels?  On a rig like that you need 5 inch wheels.  Much more maneuverability and handling with the right wheels. 

    Imagine that. Another negative comment from Sam.

    Disregard him @EgginMisfit. He is the resident negative Nancy. Ask him why he made a spider instead of buying one... :)) Your table looks great man, and I hear you on the casters. If not going to move it and they are rated for the weight, the small ones are just fine.

    Columbia, SC --- LBGE 2011 -- MINI BGE 2013
  • Ha thanks @chubbs I didn't take it personally. If someone wabts to criticise then so be it. I love it and having a table compared to the eggmates is 100% better. I can now lift the whole adjustable rig out and have a place to set it
  • smokeyjsmokeyj Posts: 340
    Nice looking table. Great job.
  • Thanks!
  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 26,392
    Sweet table - nice job!
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  • six_eggsix_egg Posts: 964
    Awesome table. Great Job.


    Texarkana, TX

  • GK59GK59 Posts: 501
    Looking Good!

    Smitty's Kid's BBQ

    Bay City,MI

  • HDumptyEsqHDumptyEsq Posts: 1,095
    Wanna share any drawings?

    Tony in Brentwood, TN.

    Medium BGE, New Braunfels off-set smoker, 3-burner Charbroiler gasser, mainly used for Eggcessory  storage, old electric upright now used for Amaz-N-Smoker.

    "I like cooking with wine - sometimes I put it in the food." - W. C. Fields

  • I don't really have one but I can make a few with some measurements if you'd like
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