compact folding picnic table By Les Kenny
1: Introduction, the structure of the thing
2: About the measurements, wood sizes
3: The materials (shopping) list
4: The materials (shopping) list continued
5: The cutting list
6: Cut, shape, and drill the pieces
7: Plans, the individual frame pieces
8: Make up the smaller side frames
9: Fix the seat support pieces to the long legs
10: Assemble the side frames
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11: Prepare the frames for seat and tabletop
12: Make the seat and tabletop panels
13: Fix and seats and tabletop
14: Adjust the backstops and fix the bracing
15: Plans - the armrest
16: Make and fit the armrest frames
17: Make and fit the armrest pads
18: Make the umbrella hole and more photos
19: User Comments/Photos
● See the video at YouTube
Step 3. Make up the smaller side frames
Make up the smaller side frames according to the dimensions in the plan drawing below.
The smaller side frames comprise of pieces [a], [b], [c], [d], and [e].
Important! Make up each pair of frames so that they are a mirror image of each other. The same rule will apply for all the frame pairs throughout the project.
Use two 50 mm (2") wood screws at each join and pre-drill the screw holes through the top member.