Metal Work

How to Make a Concrete Table and Embed a Metal Design

How to embed metal logo in concrete

Thanks for stopping by to check out how make a concrete coffee table and how to embed metal designs or logos in concrete. This project was a lot of fun and we love how it looks in the living room. The table top is a 2 inch thick slab of concrete. The metal design I used is an outline of ...

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DIY Pete’s 10 Most Popular Projects

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I wanted to resurface some of my more popular DIY Projects that I have done in the past. The first project that I ever posted on YouTube was an in-depth tutorial on how to build a Farmhouse Dining Table. That and other woodworking and concrete working how to projects have continually seen growth and attention on YouTube. You can click ...

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Make a Metal Coat Rack

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Learn how to make a marine life metal coat rack with plasma cut designs. I collaborated with my cousin Peder Sveen, who is studying Marine Biology in Idaho. We used the plasma cutter to cut out a shark and swordfish. We had a great time making this and he is happy with his custom, marine life metal coat rack! Supply ...

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How to Make 3D Metal Wall Art

This week’s project is one I’m very proud of and like no other I’ve ever created. A fellow podcaster and friend John Dumas owns a wildly successful company named which promotes entrepreneurship using a podcast. His podcast is getting over 500,000 downloads per month and is generating over 6 figures each month. Crazy huh??!! He’s even started a podcasting ...

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How to Make a Jewelry Tree Out of Metal

Aly and I were looking for a fun metal project to do as a gift for her mom. After some thought, Aly and her brother came up with the idea to make a jewelry tree. This was Aly’s first metal project ever and she did an amazing job. Plasma cutting and welding were much easier than she thought they would ...

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How to Plasma Cut, Weld, and Patina Metal Art

I recently had the opportunity to work on a project with a high end audio video company out of Bozeman, Montana named Studio AV INC. They were looking for a heavy duty piece of art that included the company logo with an industrial yet modern feel. The project was a lot of fun and I documented the entire build. Time: ...

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Rustic Metal Fly Fishing Coat Hanger

I love making projects out of metal and when I had the opportunity to teach a new friend how to weld and plasma cut I had to jump on it! I provided them with some guidance and teaching, but this was their first time ever welding and plasma cutting. I’d say the project turned out pretty darn cool! Time: This ...

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How to Restore an Old Trailer

I love fixing up old trailers and when I came across this “FREE” 4×8 Utility trailer on Craigslist I had to grab it! Within 5 minutes of it being listed I was on my way to pick it up. Lucky me, I beat someone else to it by about 20 minutes. The man was super nice, gave me the title, ...

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How to Embed a Logo in a Concrete Counter

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A couple months ago a neat really cool company from Missoula, Montana named onXmaps came to me and asked if I’d be interested in partnering on a DIY project for their brand new office building. They wanted something unique to them, that no one else in the world had. So…. we decided to do a rustic style counter area and ...

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How to fix up an old trailer and make it look brand new!

A couple weeks ago I was browsing Craigslist and saw a trailer with potential. The old rusty blue trailer for sale was about 10 miles from my home town of Bozeman, Montana. It needed an overhaul before it would be ready to use, but I knew it would be a great trailer once I spent a solid Saturday working on ...

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