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Single Porch Swing

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Project by woodymays posted 02-19-2012 03:11 PM 1744 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is another porch swing, but only made for one person. It was made out of cedar decking 1-1/4 thick slates, 2×4 seat and back supports and the arms are made from 2×6. I made assembled this differently from the other that I have made. The back and seat supports are assembled using lap joints, and the arm rest supports are glued together with water proof Gorilla glue (the dark brown glue) instead of using screws. For the finish I use Tompson water sealant, which goes on clear and is UV protectant. The swing are already sold Saturday:)

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#1 posted 02-19-2012 04:08 PM

Very cool design Mark,great job.

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#2 posted 02-19-2012 09:54 PM

Looks really comfortable

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#3 posted 02-19-2012 10:33 PM

Nice!

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#4 posted 04-24-2013 11:13 AM

Something like this will go on my front deck nicely!

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