Mike pekovich is the fine woodworking magazine art director. Lessons assembling the hayrake with drawbored pegs in episode four of our video series on building a hayrake table with michael pekovich.
The wagons of the farming community had many details a layman would not be aware of the dish of the wheel the complex undercarriage the chamfering of.
Hayrake table fine woodworking. The 12 design were useful although i had to wing most measurements to fit the vagaries of working with rough lumber and getting the table to be a whole 14 longer than designed. There is a video available on line and also a google sketch up file available. His taste in furniture is typical of fine woodworking readers.
The hay rake table built for rodmarton manor was an example of how gimson and barnsley adopted details from farm wagons carts and farming implements that were still in use in the cotswolds. Drawboring the hayrake joints also simplifies building since you can glue them up without clamps. Jul 25 2018 explore robert drown s board hayrake table on pinterest.
By nikond80 member jul 08 2013. See more ideas about table woodworking farmhouse table. The table fully extend.
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I built the top from quarter sawn white oak and the legs stretcher and aprons from ash. Mike pekovich is the fine woodworking magazine art director. A long time woodworker mike caught the hand tool bug when he came to the magazine 10 years ago.
While this is a good article on building a table i have always had a problem with how the author refers to the barnsley hayrake table as his inspiration. Someone building the table from the article may get the mistaken belief that they were re creating the arts and craft classic. Fine woodworking forums ask questions offer advice and share your work.
When it came time to make a new dining table i knew i wanted it in the arts and crafts style but i was also looking for a twist. Unlimited membership is like taking a master class in woodworking for less than 10 a month. A long time woodworker mike caught the hand tool bug when he came to the magazine 10 years ago.
Purchase the project plan. The hayrake table was expanded to a full 7 feet long. The edges of the project are eased with machine cut chamfers that are fine tuned by hand.
I followed the videos by michael peckovich carefully to learn the details of construction. This is based on the hayrake table michael pekovich s project here at fine woodworking.