teak bench

  • Advertise with us
Project by Allen posted 09-27-2012 01:46 AM 1384 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this teak bench for a customer a year or so ago and had a lot of fun in the process. Although I had a very short time frame in which it had to be done. This project made me fall in love with the Festool Domino joiner.

8 comments so far

View woodworm's profile


14144 posts in 2865 days

#1 posted 09-27-2012 01:59 AM

Nice shape/design bench.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

View mloy365's profile


443 posts in 2405 days

#2 posted 09-27-2012 12:12 PM

That is beautiful. I just love that design.

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

View vipond33's profile


1405 posts in 1772 days

#3 posted 09-27-2012 12:46 PM

That is one really tough build but it looks like you aced it from here. I hope you had help from a computer for the layout. Smart looking work.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

View dustyal's profile


1269 posts in 2750 days

#4 posted 09-27-2012 01:08 PM

more pictures of the yacht they are sitting on… LOL… well done…

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

View SebLolo's profile


65 posts in 1491 days

#5 posted 09-27-2012 05:29 PM

Very nice job.


View whitebeast88's profile


4065 posts in 1465 days

#6 posted 09-28-2012 12:26 AM

great job,i’m sure a happy customer.thanks for sharing.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

View shipwright's profile


6781 posts in 2072 days

#7 posted 09-28-2012 12:38 AM

Nice boat!!!!!!!!!!!!

Very nice bench too.
Making furniture to fit the curves of a boat is always a special challenge.
As Gene said… You aced it.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglas boats he would have given us fibrerglas trees.

View Allen 's profile


16 posts in 2277 days

#8 posted 09-28-2012 11:53 PM

Paul, It maybe 165’ of steel floating on the water, but it’s nothing like the Ryboviches that used to be built in this yard.

Gene, No computers here just a man, his pencil, and some paper.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics