Potting Bench

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Project by bbakaj posted 47 days ago 800 views 8 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built this potting bench for my wife. My marching orders were that it be: sturdy, weatherproof, mobile and also “look nice” so I wound up using straight grained clear cedar for the whole thing. The lumber is quite expensive, but I think it came out ok.

-- "Beleive in those seeking the truth, doubt those who find it" - Andre Gide

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 47 days ago

Man that is a really cool potting bench. You have it all set up for lots of storage, too!!

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

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#2 posted 47 days ago

Ok is huge understatement. Beautiful work, what are the dimensions of this piece? I owe my wife a similar one. Thanks for sharing.

-- The days are just packed-Calvin & Hobbes

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#3 posted 47 days ago

That looks great!

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#4 posted 47 days ago

WheeHaaw! You nailed it!!
It has everything a “potter” could want … Mine is very similar, (I have two soil bins rather than one.)
You did a great job on this … I’ll bet you got extra hugs, you deserve them.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#5 posted 46 days ago

Thanks all for the kind words.

-- "Beleive in those seeking the truth, doubt those who find it" - Andre Gide

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#6 posted 43 days ago

Let’s see a one holer vs a two holer!!..not very private…:-)

I thought it was redwood! No biggie, still very nice.

-- "ButI'mMuchBetterNow"

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