Category Archives for "Metal Work"

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 […]

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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 […]

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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??!! […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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