Planning 8/31/18 to 10/31/18

Once the final design was settled on, the shopping lists, and order of operations were planned out. Here are some of the sketches and the plans:

The order of operations as first planned are:

Shopping at BMG metals:

1 of Mild Steel A36 Hot Rolled Round 1"

4 of Mild Steel A36 Hot Rolled Round 0.5"

4 of Mild Steel A36 Hot Rolled Round 0.375"

4 of Mild Steel A36 Hot Rolled Square 0.375"

4 of Mild Steel A36 Hot Rolled Square 0.5"

6 of Hot Rolled Rectangle 0.125" x 1.5"

1 of Hot Rolled Sheet 0.135" (10 ga.) Cut to: 24" x 48"

4 of Mild Steel A36 Hot Rolled Angle 1.5" x 1.5" x 0.125"

Shopping at Home Depot:

8@ 1x6 8ft

2@ 1 in dowel/closet rod x8ft

Grill grate

Drill bits

Table setup:

Cut angle iron to size.

Drill angle iron for steel plate and hooks

Drill sheet

Forge hooks for plate/drill

Rivet hooks to angle iron

Rivet angle iron to sheet 

Prep for side supports:

Shave support poles 

Drill support poles for shims

Cut 1x6 with locking ends

Drill locking ends for shims.

Side supports setup:

Drill top hole for iron pole

Clue and nail 2nd layer on inside supports

Determine height of table and drill holes for poles.

Cut holes for bottom supports

Cut slots for side bars

Assemble, mark and cut bottoms

Finishing parts:

Cut 4 cross bars

Drill crossbars for hooks and bolts

Rivet hooks on crossbars

Cut planks for storage table

Glue and nail cross bars/locking bars

Hanging grate:

Cut angle iron to grill size

Forge corners/hanging bar

Accessories:

Lid lifter

Coal Shovel

Broom

Wisk broom

Ladle

Coal Tongs

Coal Rake

Trivits

Hanging Spit

ā€œSā€ hooks