8' Long Eastern Red Cedar Bench

8' Long Eastern Red Cedar Bench
 
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Justin PawlowskiPublished on 5/8/2017

2"x18" slabs were used to make this bench

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What you will need

3 slabs of 2"x18"x8' cedar or wood of choice.

Clear outdoor finish of choice

Stainless steel lags to fasten slabs to legs.

How to do this project

1

Sand or plane all slabs smooth.

2

Cut 1 slab into 3 legs using design of your choice.

3

Predrill lag holes counter sink them so you can conceal them later.

4

Lag slabs into place.

5

Turn spare material on a lathe to make dowels the size of your counter sink holes.

6

Glue dowels into place.

7

Use pull saw to cut dowels off flush.

8

Finish sand.

9

Apply clear coat.

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