porch swing

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Project by terry603 posted 839 days ago 900 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

wife asked me this week for a porch swing,so,a few hour later this is what i came up with. just 1 x pine for frame and and strapping for the slats

-- may not always be right,but,never in doubt.

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#1 posted 839 days ago

Nice swing, I also enjoy some construction photos.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

#2 posted 839 days ago

Nice. How did you figure the butt curves?

-- It is fun to see where an imagination and two bored saws will get you.

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#3 posted 839 days ago

nice looking swing

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#4 posted 839 days ago

hi todd. i cheated! my father in law had a template for another outdoor seat and i based it on that,along with the angle of the back piece

-- may not always be right,but,never in doubt.

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#5 posted 837 days ago

Nice swing, I am designing one myself, I like the fact that its a contoured seat, nice design integrity.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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