BBQ Table

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BBQ Table made from table top that was found in a skip, bbq had been left out for scrap man by a neighbour, legs were claimed from an old table.

Step 1: Marking the Bbq Hole

I've started by marking out hole required with the bbq lid. Also attached some wood underneath the table top for the legs to sit against.

Step 2: BBQ Hole

I've cut the hole out with a jig saw, far from a profestional cut. Then screwed 4 screws into the side to rest the bbq in the hole and keep it from touching the wood for obvious reasons.

Step 3: Jobs a Goodun

BBQ sits in nicely with a gap all the way round, winding the screws in or out let the bbq drop or be raised slightly.

Step 4: Still to Do

still need to sand the table for painting and try salvage a new lid or fix a better handle, I'm thinking of welding a spanner for a handle. Check back.

Step 5:

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    zyonchaos

    1 year ago

    Did a similar build a couple of years ago, have a look at my instructable which shows one way of dealing with the heat. Although I wasn't trying to cook on mine, as I found the heat transfer through the bbq burnt all the wood it was supported by!
    Looks damn good though

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    NikkiM40

    2 years ago

    Voted for you xx

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    SergeE

    2 years ago

    Great upcycling. Just watch your knees ... It might get hot under the table ?

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    MokiJon

    2 years ago

    Do you suppose a cable spool would work for this?

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    Moonshine_MonsterMokiJon

    Reply 2 years ago

    Yeah I don't see why not, another I thought was a long narrow grill down the middle of a picnic bench?

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    MokiJon

    2 years ago

    Could call a party with this a 'grill-due' instead of 'fondue.' lol Such fun!

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    This would be great for one of those deals where everyone at the part can cook their own meal.