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Little Sisters birthday present made from a pallet (SWING)

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Project by HairyMoccasins posted 1110 days ago 3470 views 4 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I found this idea off a website, and thought it would make a fun gift for my sisters birthday. Materials used: One wooden pallet, scrap 4×4, paracord, rope, 8ft 2×4 and two 5×3/8 lags. She seems to like it :)





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HalDougherty

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#1 posted 1110 days ago

Looks like a great way to spend an afternoon in the shade reading a good book! Where’s the website and I’ll build one. I might also build another one for my deer stand. Sure beats sitting on a stump.

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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learnin2do

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#2 posted 1110 days ago

Wa-a-ay cool!

-- christine

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RexMcKinnon

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#3 posted 1110 days ago

That is a cool chair. Looks “comfy” like a hammock but should provide better support for your back.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#4 posted 1109 days ago

Recycled wood for a good purpose alo

-- Norman

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#5 posted 1109 days ago

looks cool and fun. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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HairyMoccasins

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#6 posted 1108 days ago

Thanks everyone, the website is http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Laced-Pallet-Hanging-Chair/ just click that and it will take you to the site. I kind of slacked on the idea, i didn’t lace it as much as him. Just be prepared for a good day or two’s worth of work ( if your working alone ). You have to take the pallet apart, sand the boards, rip them down, cut them, drill holes, thread paracord, build box frame, drill holes, make hanging assembly and finally install it. Kind of makes me tired just typing it…

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dubsaloon

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#7 posted 1028 days ago

Wonderful inventive fun Idea. Great gift! Thanks you for sharing.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

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