Table of Contents
- 2The wood sizes
- 3Material requirements
- 4Identifying the pieces
- 5The plans - Side (sectional)
- 6The plans - Looking down view
- 7The plans - Individual frame pieces
- 8Step 1. Make a template for the rounds and bolt holes
- 9Step 2. Cut and drill the frame pieces
- 10Step 3. Make up the frame sections
- 11Step 4. Connect the rear sections to the top sections
- 12Step 5. Connect the front sections
- 13Step 6. Align the frames for seating
- 14Step 7. Fix the seats and tabletop
- 15Step 8. Attach the back-stop
- 16Step 9. Add the front leg stops & the seat braces
- 17The finished product
The plans – Individual frame pieces
|[a] front leg
[b] rear leg inner
[c] rear leg outer
[d] tabletop The top and bottom frame member of a door or window (not the jamb). Cross member of panel doors or of a sash. Also the upper and lower member of a balustrade or staircase extending from one vertical support, such as a post, to another. The horizontal member of a fence.
[d2] front leg The part of the plywood wall panels that overlaps the door and window frame, and protrudes into the door or window area and covers any gaps between the door/window and the surrounding frame. It acts as a stop for the door and also stops the rain getting in.
[e] leg extension (rear)
|[e2] leg extension To make rigid.
[f] rear seat rail
[g] front seat rail
[h] front seat rail brace
[i] rear seat lower rail
[k] rear seat brace
All the above is out of 45 Abbreviation for millimeter which is a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter. 25.4 mm equals one inch. x 19 mm (¾” x 1¾”) stock.
For the seat (front): 1 piece of 135 mm x 19 mm (¾” x 5¼”) A piece of sawn, or dressed lumber of greater width than thickness. Usually 19mm (3/4") to 38mm (1 1/2") thick and 75mm (3") or more wide. @ 824 mm (32 ½) long.
For the seat (rear): 1 piece of 135 mm x 19 mm (¾” x 5¼”) board @ 748 mm (29 ½) long.
For the tabletop: 1 piece of board 300 mm x 19 mm x 900 mm (¾” x 11⅞” x 35 ½”)