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Build this lovely DIY Chunky Farmhouse Coffee Table


Materials List:

4 - 4x4s @8ft

2 - 2x4s @ 8ft

2 - 2x6 @ 8ft

3 - 2x10 @ 8ft

Cut List:

4 - 4x4s @ 16"

4 - 2x4s @17"

2 - 4x4s @ 19" (45 degree)

4 - 4x4s @ 8" (45 dgree)

3 - 2x6s @ 33"

3 - 2x10s @ 36"

2 - 2x10 @ 27"

Step 1: Step 1: Make Side Braces

Attach the 2x4 brace (17") to the 4x4s (16") using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting with 2 1/2" pocket hole screws to attach along with wood glue. There should be a 2" spacing from the 2x4 brace and the floor. Repeat step fo rthe other side of the coffee table base.

Step 2: Step 2: Attach Top Brace

Attach the top 2x4 brace (17") to the 4x4s using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting with 1 1/2 " pocket hole screws to attach along with wood glue. The top 2x4 should be flush with the 4x4s. Repeat step for the other side

Step 3: Step 3: Attach X Brace

Attach the 4x4 brace (19") to the 4x4s using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting with 2 1/2" pocket hole screws to attach along with wood glue. The 4x4 brace should be cut at a 45 degree angle. Repeat for other side.

Complete the X brace by attaching the two additional 4x4 braces (8") to the 4x4s using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting with 2 1/2" pocket hole screws to attach along with wood glue at a 45 degree angle.

You should have two completed coffee base sides.

Step 4: Step 4: Assemble Bottom Shelf

Assemble the bottom shelf by attaching the three 2x6 braces (33") together using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting, with 2 1/2" pocket hole screws to attach along with wood glue.

Step 5: Step 5: Attach Shelf

Attach bottom shelf to the bottom 2x4 braces on the two base sides using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting with 2 1/2" pocket hole screws to attach along with wood glue.

Step 6: Step 6: Assemble Top

Assemble coffee table top by attaching the 2x10s (36") using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting with 2 1/2" pockethole screws to attach along with wood glue.

attach 2x10 bread boards to th eassembled 2 x10s using a kreg jig on a 1 1/2" setting with 2 1/2" pocket hole screws to attach along with wood glue.

Step 7: Step 7: Assemble Table

Attach tabletop to the assembled base using 3" wood screws.

<p>Gorgeous work! </p>
Beautiful table! Well done
<p>Looks great. Can you give some information on how you did the distressed paintjob on the legs? </p>
Use 220-grit sand paper to sand the edges as desired!
<p>I like it...nice job!</p>
<p>Thanks!!</p>

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