Take the drum out of an old machine and use it as a fire pit. Using the wash tub in this campfire ring has a couple of advantages.
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Washer tub fire pits. Washer baskets make excellent and safe fire pits. This allows you to be more responsible. The usual w m tub fire pit is vertical and i thought of going horizontal with complete inclosure.
This is the fire pit i made from a stainless steel washing machine drum. The perforated walls make them perfect for camp fires keeps the embers in but can still draw plenty of air. Washing machine tub whatever usable washing machine you can use i used the internal three legged support self tapping screws 1 4 20 nuts and bolts metal sheet with 1 8 holes metal dry wall strip tools drill motor phillips tip driver snips.
Get a bunch of basic tools like hammers wrenches and screwdrivers and with the help of a family member or friend that is mechanically inclined try to figure out how to take the tub out. I don t think they are so aesthetically pleasing as is for a backyard but let me tell you these wash tub fire pits are perfect for beach bonfires and camping trips. Step 2 this step to make a bonfire pit out of an old washing machine tub is in fact the hardest part.
Jul 24 2014 explore evelyn bly s board washing machine drum fire pits on pinterest. Washer tub fire pit. Also these have a base unlike ordinary fire rings.
B higley 84 227 views. Build a sweet diy fire pit on the cheap by upcycling an old washer drum by drew prindle april 11 2015 now that the weather s starting to warm up it ll soon be prime season for all manner of. It s fire pit season.
It elevates the fire enough.