Have an old door just laying around? Want a interesting coffee table? Want an easy and fun project? Well then this is the instructable for you.
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Step 2: Cutting

Time to decide what shape you want the table to be. Then cut it and the legs down to size. I decided to make a longer thinner table, but you can cut it to any size you like. I cut it in half hot dog style then cut the top square off. I would have like to leave it on but I was afraid it would make the table to long and weak.

Step 3: Some more cutting.

I took the inside part of the door( seen in the picture from the last step), and cut it into slits to line the outside of my table. Not a necessary step, but it added a lot to my table. Makes it not as wide and added more of a wood work look to the table.

The inner piece can just be broken out by pulling the door apart.
sue61722 years ago
what about
the handle and lock holes?
lclippard4 years ago
very nice! i like the looks of this, maybe i will make one for myself
gcsuthundercat (author)  lclippard4 years ago
Thanks, go for it and good luck. Post a picture if you do.