Start now, and you will be enjoying sunsets from this beautiful piece of outdoor furniture in no time at all! Built of cedar, this outdoor classic requires just strap iron and inexpensive bronze bushings for the smooth-action swing arms that support the seat. It can either be stained or painted. This plan includes layouts, full size patterns of the curved parts, a cutting diagram and easy-to-follow instructions. View the Larger Image Slideshow for pictures of the actual plan.
Finished Dimensions (plan is in inches)
Width: 46 inches (115 cm)
Depth: 24 inches (60 cm)
Wood and Supplies needed:
A fully detailed list is included in the plan.
You will also need deck screws, flanged bushings, roundhead stainless steel machine screws with locknuts and flat washers, flathead screws, open link coil chain, screw eyes, glue, clear exterior finish.
Circular saw or table saw, drill and common hand tools.
Skill level - Beginner
The designer of this plan has created the project using the simplest of construction and cutting methods.