Anyway cutting to the chase, I'm building a similar side table but with a Cherry top and White Oak stretchers and legs. This morning I started prepping the stock and did the top glue up.
A couple of photos. Cutting White Oak for the legs:
Ripping the leg stock:
It felt good but no endurance, I needed a couple of breaks while ripping the legs.
And one of the top glue up:
As always, click 'em to big 'em.