Somebody STOP me!!!

August 6th, 2009 in member junk     
RobJ98167 RobJ98167, member
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The Barstool will be next- gotta find more signs! Hmmm... (sneaks on off down the road)

I was trying to think of an idea for some plumbing pipe... and I was
going to do a table with a tray and do mosaic tile... but then I was
looking around the garage and it came to me! A stop sign! So I simply
mounted it to a piece of plywood and mounted that to a flange fitting
and mounted that to the pole- I have a bar height table for the porch!
Now if you do this remember to get your stop sign legally- they do sell
them. Don't take one of the corner of the street! Bad Junkers!


Pattern or design used: My own design - Rob
posted in: member junk, metal, eclectic, funky, industrial, furniture, garden, family room, porch, sunroom, red, yellow, game room

Comments (14)

TinTinJunkFan writes: This turned out terrific! Posted: 5:46 pm on August 21st
DumpsterDivingDiva writes: I LOVE it!

Great Idea!

☺ Deidre ☺ Posted: 12:36 am on August 11th
JunkArchitect writes: My very first furniture project (when I was 6 or 7) was an end table made from an old parking sign and I still have the sign!

Great table Rob.

Jim
Posted: 12:47 pm on August 9th
suewhitney writes: LOVE!! I don't think anyone will stop you from sharing your creative projects. Great job, Rob!

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 10:27 am on August 8th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Call it your esteeohpee table (S-T-O-P) and see how long it takes your friends to figure it out. Heehee...flashback to childhood.

Love it! Very, very cool junk you got there.
Candy Posted: 8:22 am on August 7th
chippingcharm writes: Ever since my son saw this post, he's been walking around the house trying to decide were we could put one at our house. The ideas usually involve getting rid of something of mine :)
Very fun, thanks for sharing, Laurel Posted: 8:09 am on August 7th
RobJ98167 writes: Lani- they are available at junk sales, but also craigs list and ebay to nsme a few Posted: 1:49 am on August 7th
CottageElements writes: Great use for a table. I've seen a few of these and wondered how they obtained them! Ha! I'm sure it's a fun conversation piece!

Lani Posted: 11:37 pm on August 6th
oldnews writes: That is really cool! I have several signs too, but NEVER thought about a table top! Now that you've done it, it seems like such a no brainer...Hmmm, what does that say about me?? Thanks for the great idea! Marie Posted: 10:31 pm on August 6th
junkermidge writes: Somebody might stop you, but it certainly won't me. I love your knack for recycling items and this is probably my favorite so far. Been meaning to try something similar with a square orange sign, but it's pretty scuffed up. Your sign is in such great shape. Are you sure you followed your own advice? :)
Midge Posted: 9:35 pm on August 6th
ALVN writes: Creative! I have several signs that need a plan. Thanks for the inspiration!!

Amy


Posted: 7:26 pm on August 6th
smiller0529 writes: Awesome! Posted: 3:09 pm on August 6th
RustyDiva writes: Great table! Glad you came by your sign legally ~ good junker. Posted: 3:04 pm on August 6th
alicemom writes: Stop the presses! you did good!
smiles, alice Posted: 2:52 pm on August 6th
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