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Fat Boy Stool

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Project by Pointer posted 12-14-2015 02:14 AM 644 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was inspired by the Simple Stool posted by Backtothebush so I had to build my own fat boy version. It is a couple inches higher than a chair, quite a bit wider, and has a bit of a curve to the top. I also added some angle aluminum as a kick plate on the bottom runner on both the front and the back. Built entirely of construction grade 2×3’s. Nothing to fancy, but once again, both form and function are spot on!

-- Joe - - Laughter is like a windshied wiper, it doesn't stop the rain but allows us to keep going.





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majuvla

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#1 posted 12-14-2015 04:33 AM

It looks realy sturdy, I like the shape of the top.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Hawaiilad

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#2 posted 12-14-2015 04:49 AM

Oh yea, I really like that. Another big boy here that could use something like that. Thanks for sharing your idea

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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NormG

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#3 posted 12-15-2015 04:29 AM

I think one of these would hold my 320 pounds very nicely. Great job, thank you for sharing

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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Ed

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#4 posted 12-16-2015 01:06 AM

Sturdy bench, but my fatboy will not fit. Picture was taken between Hinton and Jasper Alberta
My fatboy with pocahontas mountain in background Summer 2013

-- Ed, Dawson Creek “It is easier to get forgiveness than permission”

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Pointer

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#5 posted 12-16-2015 01:35 PM

Thanks all. Norm, I am sure it will hold 320 as that is only 20 more than it is holding now!

Ed, your fat boy is much nicer than mine. Nice looking bike for sure.

-- Joe - - Laughter is like a windshied wiper, it doesn't stop the rain but allows us to keep going.

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Ok2wire

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#6 posted 06-24-2016 02:01 AM

Good looking and functional. Nicely done.

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