Decorative Shelf

Build this Decorative Shelf and make your home or office pop!

Skill Level expert
Estimated Cost most
Estimated Time clock-60

Tools & Materials

SteelTek Supplies (3/8"):
  • (4) Flange - (683-102HC)
  • (4) Elbow - (682-502HC)
  • (8) Single Socket Tee - (680-102HC)
  • (20) Side Outlet Tee - (681-602HC)
  • (30) Offset Flange (689-902HC)
  • (4) 72" Non Threaded Pipe
  • (14) 36" Non Threaded Pipe
  • (12) 12" Non Threaded Pipe
Other Supplies:
  • (30) Wood Screws
  • (5) 40" x 12" Wood Pieces
  • Allen Wrench - 5 Millimeter
  • Drill

How To

Step 1

Building Legs

Stage 1
  • Take a 12” pipe and attach an Elbow (682-502HC) to each side of 12” pipe. Make sure the elbows are facing the same direction and tighten set screws
  • Slide a 72” pipe into each open end of Elbow (682-502HC) then tighten set screws.
  • Do this step 2 times.

Step 2

Building Shelf Supports and Back Supports

Stage 2
  • Take (2) 36” pipes and slide (2) Offset Flanges (689-902HC) onto each pipe. Cap each side of 36” pipe with a Side Outlet Tee (681-602HC). Make sure the Side Outlet Tees (681-602HC) are facing the same direction and the vertical hole is not being blocked then tighten set screws.
  • Take (2) 12” pipes and slide (1) Offset Flange (689-902HC) onto the 12” pipe. Slide the 12” pipe into the open ends of the Side Outlet Tees (681-602HC) attached to the 36” pipe. Complete these step 5 times.
  • Take a 36” pipe and attach a Single Socket Tee (680-102HC) to each side of 36” pipe. Make sure the vertical holes are not blocked in the Single Socket Tees (680-102HC) then tighten set screws. Complete this step 4 times

Step 3

Installing Shelf and Back Supports

Stage 3
  • Slide the shelves and back support per instructions.
  • Shelf Base, Back Support, Shelf Base, Back Support, Shelf Base, Back Support, Shelf Base, Back Support, Shelf Base.
  • Spread these out evenly then tighten set screws.

Step 4

Attaching Flanges and Installing Wood Shelves

Stage 4
  • Cap the bottom off with Flanges (683-102HC) then tighten set screws.
  • Attach the wood pieces using wood screws.
  • Start from the top and go up and through the screw holes of the Offset Flanges (689-902HC). Do this slowly as not to crack the wood pieces.

Step 5


Stage 5