Table build for the living room.

  1. Micky89 Member

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    Railway sleeper top and steel frame table that I built recently. Forgot to take more pictures as I was going but you'll get the idea.

    Just bought a house and so I'm looking to make loads more soon.
     
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  2. Micky89 Member

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    Forgot to cut the bolts before taking the photo and the missus put all the pretty stuff on it before I could take a photo.
     
  3. Micky89 Member

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    Found a couple more.
     
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  4. Yamhon

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    How did you attach the sleepers to the frame?
     
  5. Micky89 Member

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    I welded a 100 x 5 piece of flatbar the length of the legs on the inside of the legs, flush with the top. That flat bar had holes drilled into it so that each sleeper has 2 carriage screws screwed into it from the underneath. I was going to put a tapped Bush into the sleepers and bolt them, but as its just so heavy I thought I'd go for the heavy duty option. What you cant see also is there is another bar the same as the one going across the bottom at the top of the legs.
     
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  6. Yamhon

    Yamhon Member

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    Looks really good, thanks for sharing :-)
     
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  7. Wightsparks

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    That looks lovely - must weigh a ton though!
     
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  8. Yamhon

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    Less likely to be knocked over then lol
     
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  9. Micky89 Member

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    It's ridiculously heavy. Strong joists needed!
     
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  10. stuvy

    stuvy Member

    That won’t wear out anytime soon
     
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