Redwood bench

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Project by Peter posted 05-26-2010 07:33 PM 1388 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

$26 for redwood at the BORG, some screws, my trusty nail gun, plus one weekend.

Result is one bench. I made a circle at the end of each armrest large enough to support a coffee cup. Bench will be left unfinished to weather naturally.

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#1 posted 05-26-2010 07:46 PM

great job Peter this bench has real eye appeal.

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#2 posted 05-26-2010 07:57 PM

Very pretty bench, nice job.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#3 posted 05-26-2010 08:29 PM

Looks great! Very clean, nice contrasting color…

-- Optimists are usually disappointed. Pessimists are either right or pleasantly surprised. I tend to be a disappointed pessimist.

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#4 posted 05-26-2010 10:10 PM

Awesome Bench, Peter!!! I agree with live4ever nice colors.

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#5 posted 05-26-2010 11:35 PM

good job, wow a BORG that carries redwood I’m jealous.

-- Drew, Delaware

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#6 posted 05-27-2010 01:57 AM

Great job.

-- Norman

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#7 posted 05-27-2010 02:51 AM

Very nice. I may steal your design. We don’t have redwood down in Texas, but we do have cedar.

-- Rob Sukach, Grapevine, TX

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