daughters sea saw

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Project by eric122 posted 02-25-2017 02:37 AM 707 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

here is a pic of my 1st shop project of this season its a seesaw for my daughter made out of box store lumber it was my 1st time ever making one i really enjoyed building it the paint is just primer the final coat will be a green 10 yr sealant hope u all enjoy very proud of how it came out

-- eric underwood

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#1 posted 02-25-2017 03:56 AM

Eric, I love that! Nice work! I may just have to make one of those!

-- Joe | Spartanburg, SC | "To give anything less than your best is to sacrafice the gift." - Steve Prefontaine

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#2 posted 02-25-2017 12:29 PM

Looks good! Should get lots of use for years to come. What hardware did you use for the pivoting portion?

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#3 posted 02-25-2017 01:01 PM

Great job, Dad ! Her smile says it all ! Dad of the year right there !!

-- K. Stone “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin

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#4 posted 02-25-2017 02:35 PM

i used a 5/8 bolt with lock washers on both sides of the pivot beam for the pivot point the beam rides very smooth

-- eric underwood

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#5 posted 02-25-2017 11:19 PM

That’s a great looking seesaw! She looks very happy with it, and I’m sure will have many happy hours on it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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