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Double Wide Porch Chair

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Project by RDW posted 05-02-2017 04:35 AM 1499 views 15 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ordered the plan online and made this double wide porch chair out of Douglas Fir 2X4’s and a 2X6. Finished with an exterior oil finish.

-- Common Sense is the study of the obvious. Everyone should take Obvious 1001 and Obvious 1002 their freshman year.





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Hawaiilad

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#1 posted 05-02-2017 04:55 AM

I love the design and build on this one. I have not seen that pattern before. Where did you find it? That would look great on our new deck

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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Ben

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#2 posted 05-02-2017 02:10 PM

I really like the bench ! What brand of finish did you use ?

-- Woodworking minus patience equals firewood

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#3 posted 05-02-2017 02:12 PM

This is a nice practical piece and nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#4 posted 05-02-2017 02:34 PM

That’s so nice, makes me wish I had a porch or deck.

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#5 posted 05-02-2017 02:58 PM

Love it! Would love to know where you got those plans.

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#6 posted 05-02-2017 03:16 PM

The plan came from Woodcraft.com

https://www.woodcraft.com/search?q=TWIN+SEATER+BENCH+PLAN&button=search

You can search the Woodcraft site for Twin Seater Bench Plan to find it if this link doesn’t bring it up.

I really like the bench ! What brand of finish did you use ?

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I used the General Finish Outdoor Oil available at Woodcraft and other places

-- Common Sense is the study of the obvious. Everyone should take Obvious 1001 and Obvious 1002 their freshman year.

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#7 posted 05-02-2017 03:23 PM

Thanks ! I was looking for an outside oil. This looks like it will work perfect!

-- Woodworking minus patience equals firewood

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#8 posted 05-02-2017 07:53 PM

nice job

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#9 posted 05-02-2017 08:55 PM

That’s a great looking deck chair set—I’m sure you’ll get a lot of enjoyment from them this summer!

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

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