With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
I had seen an amazing coffee table made out of railroad ties at Anthropology a few or so ago. The price was way out of my range- so ...
After drawing up the plans I was able to figure the amount of steel and lengths I needed. I brought my plans to a local steel mill and ...
The stell had a lot of grease on it so I cleaned it with GooGone. The ends also had sharp edges leftover from cutting so I used my ...
Once the steel is all prepped it was time for welding. I have a small arc welder which was perfect for this project. I used my angle and ...
Once welding was finished I grinded down any slag that was left from the welding process.
The next part was painting the steel. I used Rustoleum flat black spray paint.
To replicate the look of the aged pine boards of my inspiration table I bought stain grade pine, had it cut down to the size I need, then ...
After my wood glue for the wooden tops was completely dry it was time to attach them to the steel bases. I used the metal drill bit to ...
To give the wood and aged feel I did several things: I used the edge of my sander to scrape it up, I used a blunt ended screw ...
Now it's time to sit back and admire my finished table! The overall cost of this project was about $100 for all materials and supplies. The inspiration table ...
Pretty Easy Reclaimed 2X4 and Steel Top Coffee Tableby timsway
DIY 2-Tier Coffee Tableby rfalcon12
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Woodby ccampbell35
Redwood Coffee Tableby rtilton1
Coffee Table (Industrial Cart)by TX_Engineer
Join 2 million + to receive instant inspiration in your inbox.
Download our apps!
© 2015 Autodesk, Inc.
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »
Already a member? Login »
That's a pro feature!
Want to go pro?
First step is to sign up.
By clicking "Sign me up!" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member?" Login »