Let me show you how to make it. Bringing ideas to life is what it’s all about, I look forward to the next design challenge ahead. Nice looking table and great use of the actuator. Amazing! 1 year ago. Not going to pretend to be an expert in this area, but that won't stop me from trying. Next, I drilled out the hole for the outlet, this is totally optional I just love the idea of having power nearby. Kudos on a really neat build! Great Work. Nowadays, protecting your valuables can be challenging especially when you're on the go. 9 months ago, AliExpress is a good place.https://www.aliexpress.com/cheap/cheap-linear-actuators.html. Great video, thanks for sharing your build! This was the second design I came up with. The link for the actuator no longer works. The Ice Breakers container is the perfect size for this project because it doesn't take up a lot of room so you are still able to use your cup holder normally. I would suggest using a LED Kit as a standalone device so you can control each color. After using the circular saw to break down the plywood sheets. I really like the finish look of this vinyl it’s much thicker than the usual. I also added the pull-up outlet and installed the chrome feet. Size and weight capacity? If you feel like you are going to do some LED projects down the road I would say grab the channels otherwise you can get by without them. Put your valuables inside, such as money or keys. Thank you for sharing your idea! Anytime I am in the shop it’s a great day. Reply So smooth sliding, woah.. Great job, thank you. I am a huge fan of having a simple space and keeping things I don’t use everyday hidden… Very cool. Wow.. You have passion.. focus you can overcome problems easily.. Few people in your generation have these values.. Two thumbs up from me .. Really amazing table. I didn’t have a preference for the level of complexity I just wanted to create something. For a while now I wanted to create a piece of furniture that moves. After spending time-fighting with the drawer slide location and aligning, I finally got it worked out. I am a huge fan of having a simple space and keeping things I don’t use everyday hidden. Huge sales on Bluetooth speakers, phone mounts, online courses, and more. That quick win came right after I sanded it down and applied bondo. Place 2 pieces of double-sided tape on top (or glue). On the opposite end, I used this bracket with a piece of 1/8in plate as a way to secure it to the part that moves. To get more cool projects, subscribe to my youtube channel. Wow! At first I thought it was just another coffee table but, when I started to read the instructable I was amazed. I didn’t have a preference for the level of complexity I just wanted to create something. Not a big deal for me. With a little trial and error, I eased my way through this. This was my moment to do something cool and hopefully different! I wish I can make this for my own! Place 2 pieces of double-sided tape on top (or glue). Love the details. I had many ideas for this, but I needed to watch my time and not make it be a project that takes a month to produce. Now, that doesn’t mean something of its kind is not out there somewhere, I just didn’t find it. You are truly good at what you do! I think this stands true with anyone that has a shop with limited space. I took the rough cuts to the table saw for a more precise cut. At this point, I was behind on the time I had planned for this project. Let the idea theft begin! After scaling back the design, I drew it up and took the cut list to the shop to get started. It’s Black Friday week in the Gadget Hacks shop! Did you make this project? Question Get the measurements of the circumference of the cup holder. Put inside the cup holder in your car. Put your valuables inside, such as money or keys. Definitely saving this one and make it a goal to do this in the future. When I got my hands on this 4K Projector the light bulb in my head when off! Lay down the mouse pad circle on top of the container, make sure it centered perfectly. To get started, work your way from one side to the next, then address the complicated areas a piece at a time. Thanks for sharing! Lay down the mouse pad circle on top of the container, make sure it centered perfectly. Awesome Job! Then it was on to cutting out the hole for the access panel. There are so many things happening here, I covered this in greater detail in the plans. Times like this you can easily get discouraged, but I always look for the quick win to get me pumped up again. Grand Prize in the Safe and Secure Challenge. Great pictures, video, write up and execution. In short, I installed the actuator in the center of the table. Totally impressed by your skiils and patience!! The actuator was wired to a 4-channel wireless receiver which I also wired in the LED strip. That's one fancy coffe table ;) nice job! Answer I do expect my setup to grow a little over time, but for the time being here is what I have. You must make sure the surface is clean, that’s the first heads up. The LED were installed in a channel for a cleaner look. Not only that, but you'll have easy access to it. This is very very cool. Although I don’t like to break down plywood, it’s a part of the process. With the side and bottom are taken care of, I needed to pull out the pocket hole jig, to make a few holes. You can easily grab something you have stored inside such as money by opening the flap/lid. Note: For a more durable surface and wipeable surface I used a white gloss oil based paint and primer. really awesome job.I love this and wanna have a house just for your DIY. I really liked your instructable too! I love this table, makes me want to build something motorised like that.. Ooh, I love love love this project. If you want to follow along I have detailed set of plans here. Reaching the finish line was a very exciting time for me.