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Forum topic by Coble posted 01-13-2012 02:09 AM 1209 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-13-2012 02:09 AM

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I need to build a small wooden platform approx. 20 in x 30 in, and 12 in. off the ground. And i was wanting to make the legs easily removable or folding. So that its portable. Any ideas would be appreciated.

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#1 posted 01-13-2012 02:19 AM

Do you have any door hinges laying around? There are better choices for hardware than door hinges, you could buy some folding leg hardware. I’m in favor of folding legs over removable legs. I’d end up a leg short with a removable version.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#2 posted 01-13-2012 04:17 AM

How often and easily does it need to be portable?

Hanger bolts and corner brackets would be simple enough but require a couple of minutes, less if you use wing nuts or have a ratcheting wrench handy

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