This 5-ft.-dia. outdoor table seats six. The top is made of boards surrounded by a round outer frame constructed from 12 thicker segments, joined with splines. Gaps between the boards allow water to drain and lighten the look of the top. Gently curved legs attach to the base with mortise-and-tenon joints. For those interested in pursuing exotic lumber, there are tips for buying online and handling.
57 in. in dia. by 28 3/4 in. tall
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