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Project by AJswoodshop posted 09-11-2012 10:04 PM 899 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This bench was a really easy fix, all I had to do was replace the seat boards. I used 3/4’’ cedar for the seat, which is weather treated wood. Cedar is great outdoor wood, it will never go bad. Then all I had to do was screw the seat boards to the bench. This was a really easy fix, but little stuff changes the whole project.

Thanks for reading,
AJ

-- If I can do it.....so can you! -AJswoodshop





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woodshaver

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#1 posted 09-11-2012 11:23 PM

Another fine job! Looks great AJ!
Remeber light behind the camera man for much better photos!

Tony

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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Grandpa

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#2 posted 09-12-2012 12:10 AM

good project. I need you around here for a couple of days…...LOL

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WoodenFrog

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#3 posted 09-12-2012 01:00 AM

Nice Work AJ!

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 09-12-2012 02:14 AM

Nice repair, AJ.. You are a busy guy!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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sedcokid

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#5 posted 09-12-2012 02:23 AM

Great repair!!

Thjanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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AJswoodshop

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#6 posted 09-12-2012 02:40 AM

Sorry I forgot to turn on my light, that would make the photo’s much better.

AJ

-- If I can do it.....so can you! -AJswoodshop

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Phoenix66

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#7 posted 09-12-2012 04:30 PM

What kinds of screws did you use to attach the boards to the bench? Did you use any outdoor stain for the cedar? You wouldn’t want it to rot or anything.

-- Why am I wearing a respirator? Because Sawdust is DANGEROUS!

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AJswoodshop

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#8 posted 09-15-2012 10:44 AM

Thanks for the comments guys!

AJ

-- If I can do it.....so can you! -AJswoodshop

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Joe Lyddon

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#9 posted 09-15-2012 05:57 PM

AJ…

You’re on a roll!

Very good!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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