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My 5 Board Bench Attempts

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Project by jimmyb posted 03-09-2014 02:09 PM 643 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempts at 5 board benches. Opening up a booth at an antique / craft mall and thought I would see if these could sell.

First picture is made with a piece of my 120+ year old barn wood as the seat. Rest of the bench and benches standard grade Pine for the M.

Borrowed / stole Charles Neil ideas from his video, credits to him.

Oh and my first try at Milk Paint also.

-- Jim, Tinley Park, IL http://jbuda.net





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 03-09-2014 03:18 PM

The top really sets it off. Hope you sell out.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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doubleDD

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#2 posted 03-09-2014 06:25 PM

Cool work on the benches. I really like the leg style.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#3 posted 03-09-2014 11:59 PM

Thanks guys, encouragement never hurts :)

-- Jim, Tinley Park, IL http://jbuda.net

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#4 posted 03-10-2014 01:57 AM

Very nice indeed. Well done. Thanks for Sharing.

Rick

-- How long is a Minute? That depends on which side of the Bathroom Door You're On!

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#5 posted 03-10-2014 01:46 PM

They look good! Great job, like the design.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 03-17-2014 01:44 PM

It’s beautiful, great design and very nice vintage look. Great job!

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