Here's one for the Long Horn Fans

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Project by iltws2 posted 01-18-2012 03:11 AM 1468 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just for fun I decided to build this 6’ Garden Bridge. It is all mortise-tenon, no fasteners. Deck boards mortise into side rails. Talk about needing a bunch of clamps. Every thing cut out on my cnc, except for hand rail. It was laminated in vacuum bag. Have no clue why I built it, just a wild hair I guess. Have no Garden. Duh! Anyone need one?

P.S. Don’t ask why the white shows up with blue tint.

-- Medicaid Carpenter

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#1 posted 01-18-2012 03:32 AM

I guess it was one of those things where you wanted to see if you could do it or what it would look like? You built this more like a piece of furniture rather than a typical bridge. Very nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-18-2012 03:37 AM

Don’t you hate when the use screws and mess the deck up. Another water leak.

-- Medicaid Carpenter

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#3 posted 01-18-2012 03:50 AM

Don’t mess up the screws or use hidden fasteners LOL Your way worked out great.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 01-18-2012 06:23 AM

HOOK UM HORNS!!!! very nice

-- ElmoSr,Ga. Life is Hard by the Yard,,,But a Cinch by the Inch

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#5 posted 01-19-2012 02:47 PM

Love it! Hook’em!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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