This is all going to seem a bit ridiculous. The point of this exercise isn’t to build some brackets I could have bought. It’s to learn some skills I can use to build something I am going to need someday that I can’t buy. Below are the brackets in question. They are 100 dollars on Etsy.
A while back a made a live edge bar top, or is it a counter top? I really don’t know what this thing is. It’s pictured below, when my mother saw it, she decided she wanted a matching coffee table.