swinging almost

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Project by greg posted 06-06-2010 03:44 AM 1217 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

after looking at swings in various places and there high prices and cheaply built i decided to give one a try this is it still need frame .i built this out of treated 2 by 4,s and screwed the he double LL out of it all in all cost me 33 bucks it is 64 inches long 20 inch seat and 24 inch back .thank yall for looking

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#1 posted 06-06-2010 04:04 AM

Looks like a nice sturdy swing I like the design in th eback, it breaks it up nicely, you will have to post updated photos once you get the frame built.

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#2 posted 06-06-2010 04:06 AM

A neat swing

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 06-06-2010 04:43 AM

Well done – looks like it would hold quite a bit of weight – so I would feel safe sitting on it :-)).

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#4 posted 06-06-2010 05:27 AM

Great design, strongly built

-- Norman

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#5 posted 06-06-2010 03:13 PM

when i build something .i have the problem of never thinking it is strong enough i guess i am my own worst enemy on my back cause everything i seem to build i need a crane lol to move it .

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#6 posted 07-25-2010 04:47 PM

Whoa, better hang that with some 3/8” welded link chain! Very nice looking, and treated too? Should last a life time. ENJOY!

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