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Picnic Table that folds into a bench. Every thing cut on my miter saw. Haven’t used it in a while.
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#1 posted 01-24-2015 12:28 PM
I like this! I was wondering if you used Pressure treated wood? Is it heavy when converting it into a bench and back to a table? Nice job and very interesting!
-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!
#2 posted 01-24-2015 12:39 PM
Treated 2×4s. Although most were cut and planed to 1.25”. The wood is still very wet and heavy. Folding it back to a bench is much easier than bringing it back to a table. Im sure there is an easy way just got to figure it out. Im sure it will much easier to handle once that wood dries out.
#3 posted 01-24-2015 12:43 PM
I see, I would think after it dries over time it should loose some weight. Thanks for the reply! Again, Nice work!Tony
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#4 posted 01-25-2015 02:58 AM
Did you design it?
-- Adjustable Height Workbench Plans http://www.Jack-Bench.com
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#5 posted 01-25-2015 03:10 AM
Well done, thank you for showing us this piece
-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.
#6 posted 01-27-2015 12:04 AM
Charlie. Saw this about a year ago. Wasn’t my idea. I found plans online.
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