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Project by GFYS posted 266 days ago 1269 views 10 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a pine bench for an entry way. The seat is hinged to make storage for gloves and hats.





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eddie

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#1 posted 266 days ago

that’s a great looking bench ,like the hinged top for storage and the way you got the arm rest done nice job

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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Diwayne

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#2 posted 266 days ago

Nothing like the soft feel of pine when your working with it. I really like your arches on the arms. Did you cut them out of a 2×12 or did you have to bend some wood?

-- What one man can do, another man can also do.

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GFYS

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#3 posted 266 days ago

2×8 was wide enough for the arms.

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HorizontalMike

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#4 posted 266 days ago

NOW, maybe we can talk woodworking…

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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mcgyver

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#5 posted 266 days ago

like the bench think i might make one similar for my daughters room only with some compartments for shoes. realy nice work.

-- Mcgyver

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eddie

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#6 posted 266 days ago

mics_54 looking at the arm looks like a person could cut the arm and side piece at the same time . im going to gives this a try when i get a new blade for the band saw

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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GFYS

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#7 posted 266 days ago

mike, hey no blood no foul!
eddie it was some work getting the profiles to fit nicely. mcgyver I have the skp if you do that.

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hoss12992

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#8 posted 266 days ago

Great job

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HorizontalMike

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#9 posted 266 days ago

Nice touch on the one-piece arms. And with the number of attachment points, this looks pretty stable long term.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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helluvawreck

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#10 posted 266 days ago

Nice clean project. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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eddie

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#11 posted 266 days ago

congrads on the top three

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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GFYS

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#12 posted 266 days ago

gosh. I am honored! although i’m not really sure what that means.

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aussiedave

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#13 posted 265 days ago

very nice bench and shoe storage…great job

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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BanjoChris

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#14 posted 264 days ago

Awesome!!

Can I put it in my front hall?

Chris

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