Introduction: Pipe & Pallet Shelf

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Steph has been looking for some shelves in her office to hold supplies. We haven't used pipe or pallet wood before in a project so we thought shelves would be a great way to try both materials and get some cool shelves!

Step 1: Watch the Video

Step 2: Gather Materials

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  • Pallet (they come in different shapes and sizes- we used a pallet that had wood 5.5" wide)
  • Sawzall (to cut pallet)
  • (2) 3/4" Plumbing Pipe 6" length
  • (2) 3/4" Flange
  • (2) 3/4" Cap (we priced out each item separately and found it cheaper to buy them in a set on amazon. Same pipes you would buy from the hardware store but it came all together in one package)
  • (16) Screws and anchors

Step 3: Deconstruct the Pallet

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We cut the sides off with a sawzall then cut through the middle support, and cut the boards off.

Step 4: Sand and Seal the Board

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Step 5: Decide Where You Want the Shelves

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Step 6: Attach Pipes

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Step 7: Use a Straight Edge and Level to Get Pipes Lined Up

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Step 8: Add Pallet Wood and Done

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Comments

mnerey73 made it! (author)2016-10-10

Thanks mother and daughter projects~!!!

Wow- they look great! Wonderful job! :)

mnerey73 (author)2016-09-21

Awesome project, you saved me some money because an industrial look shelve for my teenage son's room was costly. Keep on posting this awesome ideas!

Thanks! Glad it was helpful!

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