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Circle Deck with S-Curve

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Project by BGW posted 83 days ago 1018 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve done a hand-full of “curved” projects and circles out of both wood and composite material. While composite decks almost always lend themselves to curved aspects of building, I just love the look of real wood. I also feel that it’s far more impressive and gives you that “how did you do that?” moment when you are able to make wood bend.

This recent project is one of my favorites. The customer wanted a “dream” deck to match their round hot-tub (to be installed next week). We have around 2,000 “kerf” cuts in this deck to make the design…and quite a bit of structural support underneath.

-- Bob, Indiana, "Well done is better than well said." -Ben Franklin http://www.bgwconstructionllc.com/





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Oldtool

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#1 posted 83 days ago

Super nice deck.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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woodshaver

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#2 posted 82 days ago

Right angles are easy but the curved’s bring out the talent! Nice work that deck looks Awesome!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 82 days ago

Very beautiful, I wish it was mine.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 82 days ago

Nice looking decks ,I build a lot . Another way to go is thin strip lamination.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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mtalley

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#5 posted 81 days ago

Very nice.

-- Matt at: www.drivenoutside.com/blog

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