Questions and answers

How do you fasten a table top to a table base?

How do you fasten a table top to a table base?

Drill 11⁄ 64 ” shank holes to fit #8×1 1⁄ 4 ” panhead screws, and cut the individual fasteners from the blank, as shown. To attach the blocks, space them about 12″ apart at each end of the table, with the tongues in the apron grooves. Drill pilot holes into the tabletop, and attach the fasteners with washers.

How do I attach a tabletop to a pedestal base?

Apply some construction adhesive on the top of the pedestal so it becomes a permanent solution. Put the 4 screws (Allen screws) in and then cinch the pedestal down. Find the center of the table stop and center the mounting plate. Attach the table top with some one-inch gold construction screws – do not drill too deep.

How do you attach a table top without an apron?

Mounting Blocks. Mounting blocks are a great way to attach legs to a table without aprons. They attach to the underside of your furniture with 4 screws (supplied). A 3/8” x 2 ½” bolt is installed part-way into the leg, the remaining ¾” of exposed threads are screwed into the mounting block.

How do you attach a marble table top to a wooden base?

Apply a silicon adhesive to the wood in spots. It does not take a lot of silicon to hold the marble in place. The silicon will cushion and help to level the marble. Use a caulk gun to apply the silicon to the wood.

How much overhang should a table top have?

Table top overhangs of 2 to 4 inches are quite standard, and give a proportional look to the table. However, some people prefer the look of a shorter overhang. There is no right or wrong in most cases–just make sure you are comfortable with the overhang amount that you choose.

Will Liquid Nails glue marble to wood?

Otherwise, Liquid Nails Fuze*It works for all the most common household materials, including but not limited to glass, metal, wood, marble, granite, rubber, laminate, tile, and foam.