Planter Boxes

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Project by gsimon posted 03-18-2017 10:41 PM 527 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Getting ready for spring!
(2) 23” high x 39” long x 16” deep planter boxes made from discarded pallets and reclaimed wood. All mortise and tenon joinery. First time not squaring up the mortise but instead rounding the tenon – much easier!

Removable cleats on the inside in case a slat gets damaged. Adjustable shelf inside to accommodate various size pots and troughs. Each piece is sealed in Thompson’s Water Seal before assembly so it can turn grey but resist moisture. We’ll see how it works.

-- Greg Simon

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#1 posted 03-19-2017 01:16 AM

Really nice I could do with making some new ones for my yard

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#2 posted 03-19-2017 02:17 AM

Really nice work! Certainly dresses up the deck.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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#3 posted 03-19-2017 12:27 PM

You have done a wonderful job on these planters. Well done!

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#4 posted 03-19-2017 02:50 PM

great job very nice

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#5 posted 03-20-2017 10:24 AM

Very beautiful design, as it is sopposed to be. I’m affraid it will drag views more than flowers.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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