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Project by A Slice of Wood Workshop posted 11-15-2016 12:41 AM 566 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A coffee table is a great item to have, especially a free pallet coffee table. They hold drinks, plates, toys, remotes, magazines, and sometimes even people. I happened to find a listing on craigslist for some pallets at a tractor store. They transported mowers on these pallets and upon arrival and seeing these pallets, there was not much “meat” to them. After breaking them apart I found that I had enough to create a coffee table. The overall size depended on what the shortest piece was and the width was determined by the strips. There was no math involved until I started making the skirts. The legs were even based on the width of the chunk of wood I used. For a stain I used minwax special walnut and a clear finish was Deft semi-gloss lacquer. The project lasted over two weekends and was recorded in a vlog style video series. Check them all out on my YouTube channel. The final video in below, but see how in starts in the previous videos.

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#1 posted 11-16-2016 12:49 AM

I Love things made from free pallet wood, great job

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#2 posted 11-18-2016 01:37 AM

great use of the pallet wood!

-- Greg Simon

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#3 posted 11-19-2016 03:02 AM

Very nice, i love the look of pallet wood on projects, nice job!

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