Charming coffee table with his hands from the bus
The old tires are commonly used as decorations beds in the yard or garden. But they can also find application in the interior of the apartment. Today we‘ll show a master class how to make a coffee table with his hands from the tire in ecological style.
Used tire worn old tire is not the most pleasant appearance, so the whole surface of the tire we hide behind a coating of natural plait. For this purpose, you can select any rope, both natural and synthetic, decorative cord or twine. The diameter of the rope depends on the density of the finish. With a thin cord will have to work longer, but the end result will be more graceful.
To make a coffee table with his hands from the tire, you will need:old tire;
Two plywood circle with a diameter slightly less than the tire;
rope, harness, or cable;
glue gun or super glue in a tube;
topcoat (special wax or varnish).
Attach the plywood to the bus circles on both sides. You can use a drill, screws and a screwdriver or else glued plywood superglue.
Then start decorating the table with a rope. Starting from the middle of the tabletop. It is more convenient to use the glue gun, glue rather than in a tube. Apply glue to the middle of the table top, make a small circle of rope and begin to braid countertop from the center to the edges of the circle. Do not forget to constantly use an adhesive, that when operating table Rope coating does not come unstuck.
Turn table tabletop down and continue to braid around to completely cover the rubber tires.
The bottom of the coffee table, you can not braid. Cut the rope and secure the end of the glue well. If you wish, you can attach to the bottom of the small legs.
Ready coffee table top coat finish.