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Oak Porch Swing

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Project by Gaffneylumber posted 05-09-2017 01:43 AM 889 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife wanted to get my inlaws a porch swing for Christmas. After seeing the price of low quality treated ones, I agreed to build one. So I finally found the time this past week to start on it and popped it together in a couple of evenings. I figured it’s only 5 months late so that’s not too bad for woodworkers. Anyway, It’s gonna be in a screened in porch so I just finished it with a few coats of tung oil. Thanks!

-- Grayson - South Carolina





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JRAP

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#1 posted 05-09-2017 02:26 PM

Wow, nice. Lots of round overs on the router table?

-- -- Jim, Cumberland,RI -- Life is all the other stuff you do when you're not in the shop. - http://www.woodshopshed.com

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 05-09-2017 03:18 PM

This is a wonderful swing and you’ve done a fine job on this.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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Gaffneylumber

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#3 posted 05-09-2017 04:14 PM

Thanks guys! Yes Jim, I spent more time on the router table than I can remember ever doing haha.

-- Grayson - South Carolina

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Desert_Woodworker

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#4 posted 05-09-2017 09:33 PM

Your design looks to be very comfortable, nice project

-- Desert_Woodworker

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#5 posted 05-09-2017 09:34 PM

That is a beauty.

-- May you build a ladder to the stars and climb on every rung . . .

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