Ed's bench

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Project by watermark posted 423 days ago 619 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A neighbour had a pair of Norfolk Island Pines taken down most of the first tree went to wood turners and the bottom 25 of the second went to a canoe builder. All that was left over was a couple of 9’ logs. I made this bench for him and got 2 8/4 boards of one and milled the other too. The legs are carved out with the chainsaw to receive the top and hold it steady.

No finish yet. Any advice on what finish to use would be nice.

Thanks for looking

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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#1 posted 423 days ago

Nice use of a tree that would have been firewood. Love the simple garden look.

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#2 posted 420 days ago

Cool log bench! Like it, a great addition in the backyard. Great job!

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