Here is an update from august 2014. I recently got over a bulging disc with annular tears in my lower lumbar area l4 l5 s1.
I d been reading about standing desks and had been curious about them for a while.
Ikea galant standing desk hack. I have a new older d. Galant 160x80cm desk with frame galant 80x60cm extension table with frame 2 galant t leg 2 8 capita legs 2 ekby hemnes 119x28cm shelf 1 long 3 8 threaded rod 4 3 8 hex nut 4 description. Have you ever tried to get things done while standing in other words wouldn t you love to have an ikea standing desk in your home so you can better concentrate on the task at hand burn calories and maintain a nice posture at the same time.
Production of the. Ikea hack galant desk. This design provides a 160x80cm upper desk a 160x60cm lower shelf and a.
It was my first and i have been damned busy with my life and haven t had time to revisit it. 4 galant a legs description. I have a sturdy standing height desk in a day with relatively low cash.
Building this live edge desk that is a creative ikea hack will cost you less than 20. Even better it s constructed out of ikea furniture that ll. After brutally killing off the expedit shelf in february the swedish furniture mogul has decided to consign the galant desk to the same fate.
I need a new desk and budget. Well that is about to change. Galant frame 120x40cm 47 1 4 15 3 4.
10 ikea standing desk hacks with ergonomic appeal. The ikea desktop is 1 3 8 thick. Although i ve been a lurker for a long time i m not really much of a crafts person so i lack basic knowledge about diy.
The desk is 32 5 tall and the bookshelves are 31 tall. Grab the 3 4 pine boards 120 or 220 grit sandpaper and ikea cabinets to build this live edge desk. Lack tv unit top board 149x55cm 58 5 8 21 5 8.
After searching online and seeing the what i believe to be ridiculous pric. Interested in trying a standing desk but put off by the price. This 22 standing desk is the ultimate ikea hack.
I noticed that the tabletop for the new bekant sit stand was smaller than the galant which they no longer sell anymore so i bought a used galant corner desk tabletop and hacked it with the bekant sit stand corner desk frame to maximize table space. We have 10 great designs for you to try and they re all featuring pieces you can buy from ikea. Colin nederkoorn founder and ceo of customer io has designed a simple base that can raise a monitor and keyboard up to standing desk height.
I used a t legs galant desk from craig s list with a second table top plus the ekby brackets purchased new from ikea. Also it s more sturdy and space saving than some involving the use of bookcases. Ikea is a cruel and fickle creator.
I have ignored this instructable for two reasons. The directions are brief and helpful with the photos adding clarity. Ikea standing desk hack.
Inspired by steev kelley s two level galant hack i set out to create my ideal standing desk. Bekant sit stand corner desk frame galant corner desk table top. Diy desk under 60 ikea hack.