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Poll Results: How thick is your desk surface?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 1% of voters (2)
    1/8"
  • 5% of voters (7)
    1/4"
  • 0% of voters (1)
    3/8"
  • 10% of voters (13)
    1/2"
  • 3% of voters (5)
    5/8"
  • 15% of voters (20)
    3/4"
  • 7% of voters (10)
    7/8"
  • 25% of voters (32)
    1"
  • 0% of voters (0)
    1-1/8"
  • 2% of voters (3)
    1-1/4"
  • 2% of voters (3)
    1-3/8"
  • 3% of voters (4)
    1-1/2"
  • 1% of voters (2)
    1-5/8"
  • 1% of voters (2)
    1-3/4"
  • 0% of voters (1)
    1-7/8"
  • 7% of voters (9)
    2"
  • 9% of voters (12)
    >2"
126 Total Votes  
post #11 of 42
I honestly don't know how thick my desk is, but its just a fold out table, about twice as wide as your standard "card table", that has a solid plastic-ish top to it.

EDIT:
The lip that goes around it is 2" thick. I'd say the desk itself is 1/2" as my best guess.

If you're planning on bolting some serious hardware to your desk though (such as maybe a wheel? ), then I'd say get it at least 1.25" thick or better. My old Logitech Momo didn't like being bolted down on 1/2", had to use a game box.
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post #12 of 42
1 inch mdf
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post #13 of 42
About 7/8" or 1" solid wood.
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post #14 of 42
1/2 inch
post #15 of 42
Just barely under an inch.
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post #16 of 42
6mm thick and glass.
    
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post #17 of 42
Varnished Oak, just over 3/4"
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post #18 of 42
I have a Basyx desk I think HON makes it... it's about 1" garbage particle board but the plastic laminate on it I have been really impressed with. It looks good and it's solid. It resists damage really well.
post #19 of 42
1-5/8
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Quote:
Top: Fiberboard, Printed and embossed acrylic paint
Frame: Particleboard, ABS plastic
Filling material: Paper
Bottom: Fiberboard
I made it into a standing desk with some telescoping legs. Link
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post #20 of 42
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sparhawk View Post
1-5/8
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I made it into a standing desk with some telescoping legs. Link
Nice! do you find that it is rigid enough without any cross supports underneath?
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