Alipay Mine was about 40" something by 60" something with about 15" draw leafs. http://tomsworkbench.com/2008/02/20/stuff-ive-built/. Alibaba.com Site: International - Espaol - Portugus - Deutsch - Franais - Italiano - - P - - - - - Trk - Nederlands - ting Vit - Indonesian - , AliExpress I don't think there has ever been metalhardware made for draw-leaf table tops that you could buy off the shelf. This forum post is now archived. 1 Bar, 2 Mounting Brackets and 2 Mounting Blocks. Start your 14-day FREE trial - and get building! Tage's table was out of ply and a bit smaller than mine. We have created these special content collections organized to give you a deep dive into a range of topics that matter. You can Google this using "draw leaf table rails. | Suppliers The only possible reason I can think that someone would go to the trouble of manufacturing such hardware would be if a furniture manufacturer made large batches of draw-leaf tables all the same. - 33010002000092 I suspect that such hardware is no longer being made. I am building a small, base cabinet in my kitchen. I notice DougGF suggests you have a look at the same book I identified in an earlier post in this thread, so getting the same information from two of us suggests Joyce probablydescribes the construction of a daw-leaf table accurately. I know that this thread is between 0 and 13 years old but having made a draw leaf dining table for my daughter I do have some thoughts. Become an UNLIMITED member and get it all: searchable online archive of every issue, how-to videos, Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking digital series, print magazine, e-newsletter, and more. The best explanation of this that I was able to find is at Larry Ciesla's website: http://www.larryciesla.com/draw_leaf_table.html. Our dining room table is a wonderful vintage oak British army refectory table that has this very slick and elegant mechanism. And if you achieve success, let us know. Onetouch A. Yes. Tables slides are offered in 4 different sizes and can either be ordered on the Butterfly Table Leaf Hardware Kit page or by going >>HERE<<. Thank you for your advice. Much appreciated. | The leaves would pull out against a small amount of spring tension.
Rabbeting a shelf; Strength vs. appearance, Editor's Letter: A new tool with every project. UNLIMITED membership - Get access to it all. It's a well designed and well built table. When pulled out far enough, the top leaf drops to the same plane as the leaf underneath, roughly doubling the size of the original tabletop.
"I don't think there has ever been metal hardware made for draw-leaf table tops ."Perhaps your correct -- at least concerning the last 60 or 70 years.But when I was first married the first time, we got a kitchen table from somebody in her family. Tage Frid Teaches Woodworking. -
2022 The Taunton Press, Inc. All rights reserved. The bifold hinges and sleeves are additional components that you may add on to your kit. Then, when fully extended, the spring tension would 'snap' the leaf up into place, and hold it level with the top.The table was rather small -- just a kitchenette size. "I suspect that such hardware is no longer being made.". The leafs do not come out exactly flush, maybe 1/4" off from the table top. Thanks for the link and thanks to everyone who's provided suggestions. Might still be in good shape, though I'd doubt it -- springs and all.