LumberJocks

Picnic Table / Bench

  • Advertise with us
Project by Lboy posted 07-04-2007 11:54 PM 2401 views 15 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Used clear cedar for these folding table/benches. Sealed the end grain on the feet with epoxy.





17 comments so far

View Don's profile

Don

2603 posts in 2928 days


#1 posted 07-05-2007 01:50 AM

This is one nice table/bench. It is very sturdy in construction; good thing it is made from Cedar, or it would weight a ton.

Any finish on the Cedar?

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://www.dpb-photos.com/

View MsDebbieP's profile

MsDebbieP

18615 posts in 2912 days


#2 posted 07-05-2007 02:02 AM

this is great. I really like the look of the bench. And the back just flips over to form the table??? Cool

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

View Chris Davis's profile

Chris Davis

1302 posts in 2733 days


#3 posted 07-05-2007 04:59 AM

That is a cool design. Did you come up with that or was it from a set of plans?

-- Watch live video from our shop. http://wwbeds.com/live.htm

View jockmike2's profile

jockmike2

10635 posts in 2998 days


#4 posted 07-05-2007 05:40 AM

I’ve seen these tables before, but you did an exceptional job on it. Looks like your own plans. jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

View Bob Babcock's profile

Bob Babcock

1804 posts in 2837 days


#5 posted 07-05-2007 05:46 AM

Nice looking and great function!

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org

View CharlieM1958's profile

CharlieM1958

15812 posts in 2970 days


#6 posted 07-05-2007 03:29 PM

Very cool. I want one now!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

View RobS's profile

RobS

1334 posts in 3058 days


#7 posted 07-05-2007 03:53 PM

Very nice and very functional. Great Job.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

View Lboy's profile

Lboy

182 posts in 2833 days


#8 posted 07-05-2007 11:10 PM

I bought the plans from Rockler.

View Skee's profile

Skee

84 posts in 2779 days


#9 posted 07-06-2007 03:52 PM

Very well done. They look very functional and comfortable.

-- -- Skee from MN

View mot's profile

mot

4911 posts in 2788 days


#10 posted 07-06-2007 05:36 PM

Now that’s a good idea! Nice job. Thanks for sharing!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

View oscorner's profile

oscorner

4564 posts in 3062 days


#11 posted 07-07-2007 02:36 AM

Those came out nicely.

-- Jesus is Lord!

View Lboy's profile

Lboy

182 posts in 2833 days


#12 posted 07-14-2007 04:08 AM

Thank you all for the nice comments.

View woodspar's profile

woodspar

710 posts in 2851 days


#13 posted 07-14-2007 06:51 AM

Great. Thanks for the epoxy tip.

-- John

View TomK 's profile

TomK

504 posts in 2626 days


#14 posted 02-12-2008 05:37 AM

Cool design, but will it support a 20lb turkey without someone sitting on the bench?

-- If you think healthcare is expensive now, wait until it's free! PJ O'Rourke

View Karson's profile

Karson

34916 posts in 3152 days


#15 posted 02-12-2008 06:03 AM

Great bench. A nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

showing 1 through 15 of 17 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase