Mother's Day benches

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Project by Norm192 posted 05-11-2014 11:32 AM 1489 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just finished three Mother’s Day benches. 12” wide, 48” long and 17-1/2” tall made from pine. 2” octagon legs with a 1-1/2” tenon. Glued and secured with an oak wedge. Finished with clear oil base deck and siding stain.

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#1 posted 05-11-2014 12:23 PM

Well done. Great for barbecues.

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

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#2 posted 05-11-2014 03:08 PM

Those came out great Norm. Nice work all around. Well done.

-- Rod - Oregon

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#3 posted 05-11-2014 03:22 PM

I like em, very cool benches.

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#4 posted 05-11-2014 03:22 PM

Really nice!!

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#5 posted 05-11-2014 04:31 PM

These benches are great and will make a wonderful gift.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 05-11-2014 07:50 PM

Nice very nice and sturdy looking too. They remind me of old Scottish or perhaps early American school, or church, benches.
I like them and sometimes these simple ideas-designs are the best.I bet these will still be around in a few hundred years. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#7 posted 05-12-2014 10:54 PM

Thanks all!

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#8 posted 05-13-2014 01:28 AM

Very Nice Project Indeed Norm! Thank For Posting!

-- Carrying Anger is like Swallowing Poison and waiting for the Other Person to Die!

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