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Project by bushmaster posted 05-02-2014 12:21 AM 1920 views 13 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

During a few rainy days I put these benches together from wood I sorted out of my firewood pile. Clear with bark of each side, I hated to burn clear wood, they where rough hemlock 2 by 8’s. In my mind I could see a campfire with friends enjoying the view of the mountains. Only trouble is several people came by and wanted to buy one. Quess I can’t sit on all four at the same time anyway. But if any of you want to stop by I will make some more, I have a nice park area with a creek running through it Free camping too.
Thanks for looking and the invitation is open.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia





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ralbuck

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#1 posted 05-02-2014 12:28 AM

Fantastic!

Great view—Great job. NICE BENCHES—“Bench-Master”!

I suppose that now I need to get a passport to come though!

-- just rjR

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 05-02-2014 12:28 AM

Beautiful benches, beautiful scenery

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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woodchuckerNJ

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#3 posted 05-02-2014 12:35 AM

Nice benches, great view… I may come and never leave. :-)

-- Jeff NJ

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NormG

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#4 posted 05-02-2014 02:15 AM

Great benches, wonderful view to sit in and see also

They look like they will hold me with my pockets full of saw dust

-- Norman

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Radu

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#5 posted 05-02-2014 03:32 AM

Great benches and the view is fantastic. It’ll be hard to kick me out of there if I ever come by. Thanks for sharing.

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Bearpaw

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#6 posted 05-02-2014 04:20 AM

How close to Chilliwack? I have a son that lives there and I come up from time to time. Would love to see the benches in person. Good work.

-- "When we build, let us think we build forever." John Ruskin

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shopdog

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#7 posted 05-02-2014 11:09 AM

Great benches and view.
you just need to turn the benches around :-)

-- Steve-- http://www.urbanexteriors.biz

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doitforfun

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#8 posted 05-02-2014 11:46 AM

I could live on those benches with that background. Holy cow that is beautiful.

-- Brian in Wantagh, NY

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Mip

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#9 posted 05-02-2014 06:22 PM

To be honest, I just clicked on here just for the view, and what a great one at that! Those are some sturdy, well made benches you made there. Now I have to build that teardrop trailer I got plans for and take you up on that offer of free camping!

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jinkyjock

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#10 posted 05-02-2014 09:59 PM

Beautiful benches.
Beautiful mountain view.
Beautiful idea.
And your firewood pile must be awesome.

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Roman - THE BOOTMAN

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#11 posted 05-03-2014 02:23 AM

For those from the southern 48, this is one place you can stop at on your way to Alaska. My first job in BC was at Smithers and Hazelton was in my territory. Exceptional beauty! The benches are well crafted.
Regards, Roman

-- Roman:... These Boots Were Made For 'Talkin'!

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Josh

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#12 posted 05-05-2014 12:56 AM

Wow, nice view! I got the same one….or very similar. Nice benches, btw.

-- Tree, wood, and box lover from Pennsylvania

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Jim Jakosh

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#13 posted 05-08-2014 10:46 PM

Very nice benches, Brian!! You can be very proud of them and so will the people that use them in the park!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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