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This was my 2nd garden bench. I got the design from Wood Magazine.
1st time using a Dado blade, that was fun and educational. I have a 9” band saw (for now) so making the legs didn’t turn out as good as I wanted them to. That saw vibrates bunches!
Made from treated pine with oak stain and marine varnish.
It’s supposed to be in the garden, but my wife said it’s too nice to be out there, so now it’s a bench under the window in the breakfast nook. HELLO!

-- Mike





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DesertNavy

5 posts in 1046 days


#1 posted 1046 days ago

Great workmanship.

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woodmaker

264 posts in 1293 days


#2 posted 1045 days ago

Thanks, I appreciate that

-- Mike

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woodworm

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#3 posted 1045 days ago

Very nicely built bench. Is it heavy? I wanted build one like this, but until now couldn’t find lightweight wood with that thickness.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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HalDougherty

1820 posts in 1838 days


#4 posted 1045 days ago

You’ve got a great bench. They also make great dressing benches in the bed room and bathroom.

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

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workerinwood

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#5 posted 1045 days ago

Nice work, looks great!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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woodmaker

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#6 posted 1044 days ago

Woodworm, No it’s not heavy at all.
Someone, bless their heart threw away 40ea 2×10’s so I grabbed them, this is one thing I made from the scrap.

-- Mike

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