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The Coffee Table

  • November 7, 2017


Moved into new condo. Couldn’t afford to remodel kitchen cabinets. Started collecting affordable power tools to rebuild cabinets. Little sister buys new condo and requested for a coffee table. Needed to build something sizeable but not too heavy and be able to fit into a Honda Fit. The table’s underbody is completely detachable for worst case scenarios.

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Comments (4)


  • Such a cool piece! We love the mixed metal, piping, and wood -- especially with that warm grey stain! Nice work!

    By RYOBI Nation
    • Thank you. First time trying something like this and it wasn't pretty at first. Almost had to scrap the build because nothing was coming together but I was pot committed from the costs alone, so I started to deviate from the plan and kept persistent.

      By ry-OBI-ONE+ Kenobi

  • That grey stain is great, what did you use?

    By mkaltenberg

  • The stain is wedgewood (behr semi-transparent) and then a coat of whitewash pickling.

    By ry-OBI-ONE+ Kenobi

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