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Recycled timber and steel coffee table

Starkers_17
Budding Contributor
Starkers_17
Starkers_17
Budding Contributor

This impressive coffee table was made using timber from 50-year-old bed posts and 20-year-old steel.

 

 

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The project

 

I turned 50-year-old bed posts and 20-year-old steel into a coffee table. 

 

I used the following tools in this project:

 

  • Metal detector (always good when working with recycled timber)

 

  • Thicknesser

 

  • Dust extractor

 

  • DeWALT cold cut saw

 

  • Mig welder

 

  • Angle grinder

 

  • Plunge saw with a guide

 

  • Sander

 

  • Drill

 

  • Clamps

 

  • Joiner.

 

I have collected my tools over a long period of time. All of the above are not needed to do the job but they do make it easier. You definitely need a welder, angle grinder, saw, drill and clamps for this project.

 

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Comments
Noyade
Valued Contributor

Looks good!  :smile:

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