Cadillac Potting Bench

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Project by SWM posted 01-11-2010 08:42 AM 2461 views 9 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this potting bench for my wife a few months ago. I made the frame and table top out of inexpensive spruce 2×4’s, which I machined down for square. I had a few heavy duty hinges left over from another project that used for the drawer pull outs. The right drawer has traditional drawer box. The other 3 hold a rubbermade storage bin for each transportation of soil, handtools, etc. I’ve added some ‘twig’ drawer pulls to finish it off.

-- Working on a retirement hobby, only 30 more years to practice!

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#1 posted 01-11-2010 03:07 PM

That is a really nice potting bench. You should post it on Garden Tenders also.

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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#2 posted 01-11-2010 05:57 PM

Wow nice potting bench

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 01-12-2010 02:52 AM

Nice; my wife needs one of those.

-- Gary, Florida.

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#4 posted 01-12-2010 06:55 AM

Very nicely built. Great work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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