Crate wood outdoor table

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Project by AnthonyP posted 10-22-2013 01:32 PM 3588 views 8 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Outdoor cooler table 4 ‘x 6’ x 36” High table made from skid lumber, stained and sanded to give it the distressed look. legs were made from the bottom section of the skids and than wrapped with top boards. Top frame was from regular 2×3s and 2×4s also wrapped with skid lumber.

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#1 posted 10-22-2013 02:02 PM

Looking good. Did you put any kind of protective clear coat on it?

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#2 posted 10-22-2013 02:24 PM

Nice table, love the built in cooler. What did you use for that? I like the inclusion of Yuengling, but that Miller Lite seems out of place.

-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.

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#3 posted 10-22-2013 02:49 PM

We will be using a exterior Helmsman spar urethane. Cooler was just made from 18 ga galvanized sheet stock.

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#4 posted 10-22-2013 03:24 PM

Good Project.
Thanks for sharing.
You did nice job in distressed finish !

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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#5 posted 10-22-2013 08:48 PM

Really cool table. The cooler is not big enough for my needs :^)

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#6 posted 10-23-2013 03:57 AM

Great table. I think its great when material can be given a second life.

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#7 posted 10-28-2013 02:47 PM

Looks good and sturdy. Like the stain and how you made the legs. Great for outdoor picnics. Great job!

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#8 posted 01-19-2014 06:48 PM

the cooler idea is fantastic

-- I don't always have soft hands....but when I do its because I just left the woodshop.

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