Foosball Table

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Project by brianarice posted 09-09-2015 07:23 PM 1423 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A few months ago I picked up a free foosballl table off of craigslist. It was made out of laminated particle board and had been kept outside so most of it was either rotten or warped really bad. I removed all of the hardware and took measurements of the original parts. I then rebuilt the upper section of the table out of solid pine (2×12s for the sides) boards and 1/4” plywood for the top. For the base I came across another free item, which was a very heavy metal that I sanded the paint off of and then sealed the bare metal.

After everything was cut and painted it was reassembled just the same as the original table and the original hardware was put back into place. Now I have a nice heavy duty table that should last a whole lot longer than the original ever would.

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#1 posted 09-09-2015 07:31 PM

Great rebuild. Awesome game/maschine/toy. I bet it was fun to renew it, as well as playing will be even greater fun.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 09-09-2015 08:36 PM

very nice looking table. Loved that game.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#3 posted 09-09-2015 09:16 PM

Great job! Looks to me like it will see many years of service.
Thanks for sharing.

-- There' are two theories to arguin' with a woman. Neither one works.

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#4 posted 09-10-2015 04:03 PM

Great job.

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#5 posted 09-11-2015 10:12 PM

Sweet, Boy that brings back memories of the teen yrs.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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