Folding Bench and Picnic Table Combo
2: Instructions Steps 1 & 2
3: Instructions Steps 3 & 4
4: Instructions Steps 5 & 6
5: Step 7 & Plans in miniature
6: Materials list & tools needed
7: User Comments/Photos
NOTE: This article contains the instructions (on how to make the folding bench) and materials list only.
These instructions are part of the full downloadable plan-set that can be purchased here for only $5. These instructions are to give an insight into what is involved in the making of the 'Folding Bench come Picnic Table' before purchasing the full plan-set.
The full plan-set is in PDF downloadable file and contains detailed plans and drawings and dimensions of every piece of wood that is required.
These instructions are only part of that plan-set. The plan drawings and the Plans section are only in the downloadable plan-set.
This picnic table folds down to a bench seat.
It can be either a 2 1/2 seater bench seat (2 adult and a kid), or a 5 seater picnic table.
NOTE: The plans are in both metric and imperial. All measurements not in brackets are millimetres. ( All measurements in brackets are inches )
The front seat spans 1380mm (54-3/8"), the rear seat spans 1245mm (49"), and the tabletop spans 1480mm (58-1/4").