Thank you for visiting Librarium Online Blogs! We are happy to have you. Make sure to checkout our forum and discuss Warhammer with over 80,000 other members!

Visit the Forums Now!


How to Make a Gaming Table

This is a tutorial for how to creating your own table. It really is fast and cheap to build.It isn’t heavy as most wood built tables you normally see. This is am example for creating a plain battlefield due to a large collection of terrain not based here. The board will be black / grey and it the adequate scenery pieces can easily shift from lava rivers, to city fight or even ash wasteland.

For most detailed images just ask for them.

First of all the materials needed (some of them are optional, but they make life easier and I might not know all the names for the equipment needed, in those cases I will use a translator; anyway they will appear in the images so it is really easy to see what i am talking about) :

  • Polystyrene: 3x 4’x2′ around 1.5″ thick
  • Wood: Some parts are longer, around 1′ long, the square ones are about 6″
  • Screwdriver: normal and electric (the lat is optional)
  • Screws around 1″ or a bit longer

On to optional:
X-acto knife (around here it might be known as uttility knife but even a kitchen knife cuts this)
Hammer and Big nail to open small holes for preventing the screws sliding)
Wall fixing putty ( don’t know exact name but comes in the white/ blue jar in the next pic)

silicone (with red/ black gun)
Foam cutter (green thing on bottom image with wires attached

( This picture shows the table after filled, but more on that later, You can see the unassembled X-acto knife with the blade at its side)

On to actual building the table.

Pick one of the big polystyrene parts and onto the wider side place some of the wood; half supported in other polystyrene piece.

Then just start screwing like a madman. Take it slowly and very slow when you reach the polystyrene. You might use your hammer and a nail to create a small starting hole preventing the screw from slipping away. You can see the look of the thing when everything is screwed on the third image with material.

Due to hammering this photograph isn’t good but i am hammering the old nail

Cut the edges as they might crack, use the X-Acto knife or foam cutter.

The edge that will be cut is the preeminent part

You may put silicone on the screws and the wood at any part that will touch the polystyrene. I didn’t. But I regret it and on any next table I build, I will definitively do it.

Flip the whole thing. There are noticeable cracks everywhere. I didn’t picture them and when I remembered it was too late.

Apply the wall fixing putty on the junction of the polystyrene. With the blade from the X- Acto smooth it out. As with green stuff, keep tools wet. After putty applied (it could have been smother but it will get full of pva glue and sand so i dind’t worry too much) :

This will be updated, computer crashed and i lost part of the work ( the table is covered in sand which will be painted in black, probably using textured paint and drybrushed grey over that)

Posted by on October 3 2010. Filed under Modeling & Scenery. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

283 Comments for “How to Make a Gaming Table”

  1. Microsoft’s Windows Store lags far behind Apple’s
    App Store and Android’s Google Play in terms of user base.

  2. The inclusion of rap in music teaching programs might also allow
    students and teachers to have an open discourse on related issues reminiscent of the relationship between rap and gangs, the presence of
    violence, misogyny, and homophobia in some rap songs,
    and the controversy over musical score and advisory techniques.

  3. Therefore in case of any emergency together with sudden get
    collectively, guest coming, ailment or an accident such
    rigid finances fails to maintain tempo with such situation.

  4. In truth, heart shapes are normally solely created when a stone has an inclusion on it that implies that
    a stone cannot be created in one of the other, more popular shapes.

  5. Some are more affordable with restricted features (and a
    few offer fully free websites) while others are supplied at the next cost but boast premium plans.

  6. Look for IP addresses and emails to ban on forum webmaster websites and upload through csv.

  7. A one minute chart, for example, would not be
    thought-about an excessive transfer with Bollinger

  8. The time period remake can check with all the things on the spectrum
    of reused material: each an allusion or a line-by-line change retake of a film.

  9. Using the USB cable, join your player to your PC and your participant would synchronize with the Windows
    Media Player library to obtain music for Zune.

  10. One of crucial steps to take as a way to successfully hem pants with out sewing is ensuring that each the pants and the workspace have been correctly ready for the process.

  11. Fallout 4 will launch digitally and at retail for the PlayStation four, Xbox
    One, and PCs on November 10th.

  12. To prepare college students for these challenges, the Merchandising program prepares individuals to be certified in analyzing merchandise and shopper developments, buying merchandise from different attire markets,
    and executing successful promoting and promotional events campaigns.

  13. Paid PromoAmerica’s Wall Street Journal today revealed the mind boggling million dollar sums that the Nigerian government has been paying Niger Delta warlords to keep them off the oil pipelines in the past 12 months.

  14. “When a garden looks like it’s been eaten it’s almost always because of rats, which are much more damaging to gardens than possums are,” he said.

  15. I just like the valuable info you supply for
    your articles. I’ll bookmark your blog and test
    again right here frequently. I’m somewhat certain I will learn many new stuff right
    right here! Good luck for the next!

  16. The price of paying these workers is the one single largest value in operating a enterprise.

  17. A afirmação foi zombeteiramente repetida na famosa Rock Encyclopedia de Roxton em 1969, porém mais tarde ela admitiu que a coisa
    foi fabricada.

  18. The following are 5 articles that I discovered will help guide you in your
    path to elevating your canine to be essentially the most properly behaved obedient hound around.

  19. I’ve an Ironrite Mannequin 75 in great working condition on the market in Woodburn, Oregon.

  20. I’ve heard all kinds of tales about the Dallas tunnel
    community, like again in the 70’s some children discovered a train, and folks getting misplaced…every
    kind of stuff-I’m certain a whole lot of the tales were
    all hype and it was probably earlier than they’d all of it mapped out however the stories are humorous and entertaining still.

  21. Each class will get a unique three attainable procs from Deathbringer’s Will,
    and to the nice dismay of hunters all over the place they
    changed some classes’ procs to make the trinket
    extra desirable for them.

  22. This web site truly has all of the info I wanted
    about this subject and didn’t know who to ask.

  23. Ten fireplace engines and greater than 50 firefighters had been called to the blaze, meaning each
    out there firefighter within the metropolis was on site,” stated a
    information report.

  24. Hawaii requires individuals to acquire fishing
    licenses only if they are contemporary water fishing, in accordance with Kauai Discovery, a online data
    resource for Kauai recreation.

  25. Going to python/ruby/js meet-ups is a good technique to find these wellconnected people with expertise.

  26. Some customers might experience they’ve arrived on Mars when they enter a modern-day fitness heart;
    others will feel right at home.

  27. Warren Buffett stays out of the market until it
    trades at a ten% discount, sells at a 10% premium, and finally
    ends up with a 28.3% cash-weighted return.

  28. All-in-all, the SC Shariah record expanded to 672 stocks (previously:

  29. I was wondering if you ever considered changing the page layout of your website?
    Its very well written; I love what youve got to
    say. But maybe you could a little more in the way of content so people could connect with
    it better. Youve got an awful lot of text for only having 1
    or two images. Maybe you could space it out better?

Leave a Reply