Is the Linnmon desk sturdy?

I was looking for a good desk for my gaming setup and this definitely fit the bill. I was afraid the desk top would come damaged due to shipping, however it was very well packaged. No dings, dents or scratches at all. I was surprised how light it was(40 lbs) but it seems to be pretty sturdy.

How much weight can a Linnmon Desk hold?

There’s no max load weight given but with steel legs and very sturdy structure material, you should be safe up to 150lbs.

What is IKEA replacing Linnmon with?

After 1 year thinking I finally bought IKEA Karlby top to replace my Linnmon.

What is Linnmon made of?

Each board has a frame made of chipboard, fiberboard or solid wood, while the inside is a honeycomb filling structure made of mostly recycled paper, which is extra durable thanks to its special construction.

How thick is the Linnmon table top?


  • Length: 39 3/8 “
  • Width: 23 5/8 “
  • Thickness: 1 3/8 “
  • Max. load: 110 lb 4 oz.

Are Lagkapten and Linnmon the same?

Just a note: the table they send is actually the lagkapten. Which is just the newer version of linnmon. Same color. Fits perfect with my other two linnmon.

What is IKEA Linnmon made of?

Do Ikea desks wobble?

There are 3 reasons a desk will wobble, since uneven floor/legs seems to be ruled out already it’s either the second or third reasons. The attachment of the legs to the tabletop is not secure, or the legs themselves lack the stiffness needed (and the larger a table is the more important both of these become).

How do I make my Ikea desk less shaky?

So on the base I put masking tape all around where the leg was screwed into and hammered in the leg to make sure it would be secure and not wobble around. This has reduced the wobble a little bit but not completely. I even tried putting washers on the screws to make the table more secure as well.

Can you screw into Linnmon?

The short answer is yes. However, you have to be initially careful cutting into it and cognizant of what it is made of inside. If I had to describe the inside of the Ikea Linnmon tables, outside they are made of laminate and inside they are made of heavy particle board with beehive structure.

How thick is the IKEA Linnmon?

3,4 cm
Product measurements

Length: 100 cm
Width: 60 cm
Thickness: 3,4 cm
Max. load: 50 kg