Coffee Table

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Project by Austin posted 1686 days ago 1487 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Coffee table I made. I fabricated the red cross pieces out of square steel tubing and 1/4” FB for the brackets. All the curves are from a fashion ruler (predetermined curves of the body) material is stained pine. This is one of my first projects.

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#1 posted 1686 days ago

That is very cool marriage of two medias….I would bet a line like that would sell like hotcakes at one of them high dollar Dallas WTC Furniture shows :) Anyway it looks great, very artistic….

-- Frank, Dallas,TX , , “I have a REALLY BIG chainsaw”

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#2 posted 1686 days ago

Outstanding piece. You have a great eye and I will look forward to your future work.

-- There is no such thing as scrap wood!,

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#3 posted 1686 days ago

very unique.. beautiful!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#4 posted 1686 days ago

Great work Austin. I love the shape and think it’s one of the best uses of pine I’ve seen in a long time. I don’t know what 1/4” FB means though if you could clarify. Also, don’t be afraid to post more than on picture even if they don’t all look as good as the first. I appreciate the post.


-- Jim

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#5 posted 1686 days ago

Thanks for the comments everyone!

Jim, FB is Flat Bar steel.

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#6 posted 1685 days ago

Great job Austin. Nice use of multiple themes: wood/metal, straight lines/curves and stained pine/ red paint.
Look forward to your future projects.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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#8 posted 1639 days ago

very unique and interesting design…. looks cool…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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