Fat Tire Build Thread

#1
Here is my fat tire table build. We start with most of the cuts already made. And the pieces unfinished, but dry fit together.

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Cutting the aluminum Chan crafted diffuser.

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Always recess the T nuts, then glue them in place

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Now, let’s run the electrical to the LEDs

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Some paint (primer) for the custom bases

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#2
Shines fresh lacquered black.

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Cutout and support for power supply

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Play surface foam cut nice and smooth. (Electric knife)

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Using IKEA tape for measuring for deco nails Then using a metal angle iron jig to pre drill holes at set intervals. Then employing my 12 yo daughter to point the nails in.

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#3
A TV tray and a bin of tools seem like legit methods for holding down t(e rail foam whilst it dries

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Cutting, stretching, stapling rail vinyl... ugh.

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Finished product.

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