Oakley Coffee Table

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smashingdiy added on 8/6/2017

Dress up your living room with this Oakley coffee table featuring wood turned legs.

Directions

Follow the steps below to complete this project.

1

Total Dimensions

The total dimensions for this coffee table are 50" L x 22 13/16 W x 16 1/2" H

2

Cut Coffee Table Footers

Cut the 2x6 coffee table footers down to size and miter off an angle of 15 degrees on the top. Make four of these.

3

Add Foot Pads

Add 1x6 foot pads to two of the coffee table footers using wood glue and a brad nailer with finish nails. The two footers with the footpads will be the footers to go on the bottom of the coffee table sides.

4

Add Top of Footer

Add 1x6 top piece to all four footers using wood glue and a brad nailer with finish nails.

5

Add Osbourne Legs

Attach the Osborne legs first to the bottom footers using wood glue and a brad nailer with finish nails and then attach the top. Wood legs should be 3.5" a part. Once the legs are secure, place the coffee table sides into clamps and let them sit for at least 2 hours. Do this for both sides.

6

Attach Middle Brace

Add 2x6 middle brace to the coffee table sides using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting using 2 1/2" pocket hole screws and wood glue. Kreg holes should be placed on the side of brace facing down.

7

Attach Top Braces

Add 2x4 top braces to the coffee table sides using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting using 2 1/2" pocket hole screws and wood glue. Kreg holes should be placed on the side of brace facing down.

8

Attach Top Middle Braces

Attach the two 2x4 top middle braces using a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting using 2 1/2" pocket hole screws and wood glue. Kreg holes should be placed on the side of brace facing down.

9

Attach Coffee Table Top

Assemble 2x6 coffee table top boards using wood glue, biscuts and a Kreg Jig on a 1 1/2" setting using 2 1/2" pocket hole screws and wood glue. 2x6s were put down to 5" each using a thickness planer and jointer.

10

Attach Table Top

Attach table top to the bottom of the coffee table using wood screws and wood glue. Use 2 1/2" screws to go through the middle braces and 3" to go through the footers.

11

Visit Handmade-Haven.com

Be sure to visit www.handmade-haven.com for other cool tutorials, plans and more! Check out the photos for my process building the Oakley Coffee Table here! https://www.handmade-haven.com/blogs/news/diy-coffee-table

Tools Used:

Materials Required:

Wood Products:

(4) 10"x4 7/8", Coffee Table Size, Osborne Wood Legs  
(2) 2x6, 96", Board  
(1) 1x6, 96", Board  
(2) 2x6, 120", Board  
(1) 2x4, 96", Board  

Hardware/Supplies:

Parts/Cut List:

(4) Footers (2x6), 22 13/16"  
(2) Foot Pads (1x6), 6"  
(4) Top for Footers (1x6), 22 2/8"  
(4) Osborne Wood Legs, n/a  
(1) Middle Brace (2x6), 35 3/8"  
(2) Top Braces (2x4), 35 3/8"  
(2) Top Middle Braces (2x4), 10"  
(5) Table Top (2x6), 50"  

Extras:

https://www.handmade-haven.com/blogs/news/diy-coffee-table Visit

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