Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - coffee table - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:39:45 PST BLOX v1.01 Resize a Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Resize-a-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 15:20:37 PST
Black hole table http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Hole-Table/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:48:39 PST
Concrete and Wood Slab Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-and-Cedar-Plank-Table/
Concrete and Wood Slab Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/4AI3/IVHQRJGJ/FMH4AI3IVHQRJGJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/4AI3/IVHQRJGJ/FMH4AI3IVHQRJGJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/4AI3/IVHQRJGJ/FMH4AI3IVHQRJGJ.SMALL.jpg mdheath First of all, this is my first instructable, so take it easy on this old hillbilly. This instructable will outline how I made two similar concrete and cedar plank tables. This build probably isn't for the person wanting to try their very first project, but you certainly don't have to be Norm Abram...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:01:11 PST
Coffee river table http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-River-Table/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 14:55:05 PST
Coffee Table Made Form a Single 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Made-Form-a-Single-2x4/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:47:56 PST
Mini Corner Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Corner-Table/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 02:21:32 PDT
Maker Pipe Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Pipe-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:59:05 PDT
My Old Window Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Old-Window-Coffee-Table/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 04:15:08 PDT
Caradonna Coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Caradonna-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 10:30:48 PDT
Shadow Box Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Box-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 20:03:17 PDT
Super Simple DIY Coffee Table Made from (PVC) Waste/Drain Pipe and Fittings http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-DIY-Coffee-Table-Made-From-Waste-Pipe/
Super Simple DIY Coffee Table Made from (PVC) Waste/Drain Pipe and Fittings - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/Y89M/IRO1IKD2/F2HY89MIRO1IKD2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/Y89M/IRO1IKD2/F2HY89MIRO1IKD2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/Y89M/IRO1IKD2/F2HY89MIRO1IKD2.SMALL.jpg RajkumarRaval I wanted to make a smaller table which could be used as a coffee table as well as a table for kids. I searched a lot for a quicker and easier way to make such a table but could not find any instructions online. So I thought about it and came up with a way to make the table. I would like to share wit...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 15:27:00 PDT
Disco Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Disco-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:02:37 PDT
Shelf to Succulent Coffee Table Conversion. http://www.instructables.com/id/Shelf-to-Succulent-Coffee-Table-Conversion/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 11:54:42 PDT
American Flag Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 5 May 2016 18:43:29 PDT
Old Door Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Door-Coffee-Table/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 13:26:11 PDT
Tessellated Optical Illusion Coffee Table!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tessellated-Optical-Illusion-Coffee-Table/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 15:04:49 PDT
Table Up/down/spin/move http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Updownspinmove/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 21:58:43 PST
Pallet Coffee Table - VIDEO http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Coffee-Table-VIDEO/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 11:15:46 PST
Coffee Table to Hope Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-to-Hope-Chest/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 21:51:06 PST
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-W-Raising-Topcompartment/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:27:17 PST
2x4 Wave Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Wave-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 06:03:18 PST
"Shadow Box" - Trinket Display Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Box-Trinket-Display-Table/
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Sun, 6 Dec 2015 05:13:10 PST
State Glow Table http://www.instructables.com/id/State-Glow-Table/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:57:31 PST
Coffee Table Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Makeover-1/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 15:41:26 PST
Woven Top Coffee Table from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Woven-Top-Coffee-Table-From-Scrap/
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 06:58:43 PST
plumbing pipe coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/plumbing-pipe-coffee-table/
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 07:09:32 PST
Steamer trunk to coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Steamer-trunk-to-coffee-table/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 07:05:03 PST
Coffee table to a dining table. http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-table-to-a-dining-table/
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 09:43:57 PDT
Arrow Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrow-Coffee-Table/
Arrow Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/CSXQ/IFMTSJRB/FYECSXQIFMTSJRB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/CSXQ/IFMTSJRB/FYECSXQIFMTSJRB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/CSXQ/IFMTSJRB/FYECSXQIFMTSJRB.SMALL.jpg bongodrummer Welcome to this three legged coffee table build. Why three legs? Well mainly because I wanted to try it out, and I was attracted to the minimalist aesthetic. Also, it can be placed on very wonky uneven floors and still sit level without rocking. The disadvantage is, of course, that ultimate stabilit...
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 08:05:55 PDT
Wooden Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Coffee-Table/
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 21:42:55 PDT
Coffee table from reclaimed bowling alley lane - for a non-woodworker living in tiny apartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-table-from-reclaimed-bowling-alley-lane-for/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:57:05 PDT
Cascade Coffee Table with Hidden Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Cascade-Coffee-Table-with-Hidden-Compartment/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 20:04:49 PDT
American Flag Coffee Table - Pallet Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Coffee-Table-Pallet-Furniture/
American Flag Coffee Table - Pallet Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/CO9X/IA8X2L0O/FP7CO9XIA8X2L0O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/CO9X/IA8X2L0O/FP7CO9XIA8X2L0O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/CO9X/IA8X2L0O/FP7CO9XIA8X2L0O.SMALL.jpg crreed Henry Ford once said “What’s right about America is that although we have a mess of problems, we have great capacity-- intellect and resources-- to do something about them.” Today, lets build something that puts that great intellect to use! There are not too many things more patriotic than buildin...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:57:55 PDT
Turn a Cable Spool into a Side Table / Dog&Cat Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Cable-Spool-into-a-Side-Table-Dog-Bed/
Turn a Cable Spool into a Side Table / Dog&Cat Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/D9DM/I85QQY6T/FMQD9DMI85QQY6T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/D9DM/I85QQY6T/FMQD9DMI85QQY6T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/D9DM/I85QQY6T/FMQD9DMI85QQY6T.SMALL.jpg madeinthegarage This is my first intructable, so please bear with me and I welcome any suggestions you may have to make this better.I saw this spool on a construction site and knew right away that I wanted it for something! That's how it usually starts... It sat in our garage for almost a year, since I didn't have ...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 15:17:08 PDT
Fish Tank Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Tank-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 06:46:26 PDT
Zelda Pixel Art Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-Pixel-Art-Coffee-Table/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:54:21 PDT
Pipe Wrench Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Wrench-Table/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 23:38:16 PST
3-in1 table http://www.instructables.com/id/3-in1-table/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:22:20 PST
Mid Century Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:17:04 PST
Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Inexpensive-Rustic-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:46:41 PST
Using Shou Sugi Ban to make an interesting coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/IntroUsing-Shou-Sugi-Ban-to-make-an-interesting-co/
Using Shou Sugi Ban to make an interesting coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/H41S/I3TIDT25/FL0H41SI3TIDT25.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/H41S/I3TIDT25/FL0H41SI3TIDT25.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/H41S/I3TIDT25/FL0H41SI3TIDT25.SMALL.jpg Hal Nine Thousand I was researching different ideas for a deck in my back yard and found some interesting decking patterns on the internet, then stumbled across this video about the ancient japanese finishing technique call Shou Sugi Ban, which involves burning and scrubbing the cedar wood to give it weather resista...
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 14:45:48 PST
Caldera Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Caldera-Table/
Caldera Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/1MSB/I3TI2ZZS/F3H1MSBI3TI2ZZS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/1MSB/I3TI2ZZS/F3H1MSBI3TI2ZZS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/1MSB/I3TI2ZZS/F3H1MSBI3TI2ZZS.SMALL.jpg PATHfab The undisturbed planar surface of the table top provides a starting point for intervention with the Caldera Table. Typically of a constant depth, the extruded top literally offers little room for play. By introducing a grouping of volumetric aberrations which deform not only the top surface, but als...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:27:20 PST
Functional Nintendo Controller Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-Nintendo-Controller-Coffee-Table/
Functional Nintendo Controller Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/50X4/I327GPKU/FUU50X4I327GPKU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/50X4/I327GPKU/FUU50X4I327GPKU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/50X4/I327GPKU/FUU50X4I327GPKU.SMALL.jpg Zorn Industries A collection of some of the functional Nintendo controller coffee tables I have built. All tables were built by hand without any CNC machinery. Prototyping the MDF painted version I drew up the table in AutoCAD at x10 scale from the original. The first prototype was made out of MDF. I used 3/4 ...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 20:31:38 PST
Two-Tier Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Tier-Table/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:27:22 PST
Terrarium Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrarium-Table/
Terrarium Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/9CTO/I2N6N312/F1W9CTOI2N6N312.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/9CTO/I2N6N312/F1W9CTOI2N6N312.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/9CTO/I2N6N312/F1W9CTOI2N6N312.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell I've been wanting to make a piece of indoor 'garden' furniture for ages. Not only do plants help improve indoor air quality (see NASA study), they also are huge mood enhancers for me. So I finally got down to it and built a terrarium coffee table! It was a lot of work for my beginner self, but total...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:00:50 PST
Coffee Around the World-Create Your Own Custom Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Around-the-World-Create-Your-Own-Custom-Cof/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:20:04 PST
How to make your own Timber Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-Timber-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 20:42:22 PST
Levitating Acrylic & Whiteboard Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Levitating-Acrylic-Whiteboard-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 07:30:45 PDT
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-with-Reclaimed-Wood/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:20:30 PDT
Stop Sign Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-Sign-Coffee-Table/
Stop Sign Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/PPIZ/HWE9V9FK/FOCPPIZHWE9V9FK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/PPIZ/HWE9V9FK/FOCPPIZHWE9V9FK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/PPIZ/HWE9V9FK/FOCPPIZHWE9V9FK.SMALL.jpg seamster Here's a simple coffee table I made out of an old, ratty stop sign and some birch plywood.I was given a pile of old road signs a few years ago, which I have really enjoyed using for projects such as this one. If you're interested in getting some old, used road signs (ahem, legally) for a project li...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 16:43:58 PDT