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Old 07-25-2010
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Lets see your welding tables

Hey guys, I'm lookin to fabricate a welding table soon, and i was trying to get some ideas, and materials that y'all used to make em. Thanks!
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Concrete garage floor with a couple 2x4's or whatever scrap wood I have lying around.
Or I just weld on the car/truck/object I am trying to get metal to stick to.

I know that is totaly usless to you but that's how into it I am right now..
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Old 07-25-2010
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If you want to make one that will last, make the table top out of 1/2 inch steel. You want this much to help dissapate the heat. As well it will prevent the table top itself from warping. When this happends you are never going to be able to weld something tight and square. The rest just like a normal table.
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Old 07-25-2010
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If I post the ones we have at work they will put you all to shame... we have one that is a couple thousand pounds haha

make sure you have enough supports under the table to keep it from warping. Warpige is no good
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Old 07-25-2010
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ill post mine tonight. it was just a fun welding project that if it looked like crap...didnt matter, but imo it turned out alright and was fun. But nice metal is expensive lol
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