Step 1: .
While waiting on the wood to dry, I took an old broke brass drain cover and cut out one of the slots. After much filing, sanding, & polishing, it turned into a nice looking coin slot.
When the wood was dry, I cut a hole in the table top for the coin slot.
Step 2: ..
The building of this table was an amazing journey & i'm a richer man because of it (because it saves money).