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Project by whitebeast88 posted 453 days ago 1238 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I finished this bench in march for a customer she brought me the headboard and told me what she wanted with storage.it was a pretty fun build this is the second bench i’ve done for her.its built with construction grade lumber for framing and 1/2”birch for the sides and 3/4” birch for the top.she finished it with distressed paint and fabric over the panels.

thanks for looking and as always any good or bad feedback is appreciatted.
marty

-- Marty.Athens,AL





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Todd Barrone

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#1 posted 453 days ago

Great job as always bud. I want to make on of those too.

-- "Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway" John Wayne https://www.facebook.com/BarroneContracting

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BusterB

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#2 posted 453 days ago

Fine work Marty… My mom wants a small wardrobe and I been studying on frame and panel construction with an eye towards cutting a grove and mounting 1/2” oak plywood in the panels. I really like the way you handled these. How bout I send you the spec’s and you just build it for me….could be our secret…lol

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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whitebeast88

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#3 posted 452 days ago

thanks todd and buster.buster i could never build it as good as you.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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JoeBama

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#4 posted 452 days ago

Good adaptation. Give em what they want.

-- JoeBama, Madison, Al. jdharless57@knology.net

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BusterB

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#5 posted 452 days ago

Ahhhh the brown smelly stuff is getting deep around here Marty….lol I hate that because I wasn’t wearing my waders and now my socks are soggy and I squish when I walk….lol
You are the man bud…..

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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Fishinbo

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#6 posted 450 days ago

Good looking and sturdy bench! Has a very nice distressed look and big storage. I’m sure that this will last long and get lots of use. Great work!

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