“Bench Chest PLANS with dowel backrest”,
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“Bench Chest PLANS with dowel backrest
The detailed plans are to scale and features an elegant arched backrest with dowel supports.
The bench chest makes a wonderful addition to your hallway or a child’s room as well. The plans specify lid dampeners and a dropped vented front if used for a child’s bedroom.
These chests also do very well at flea markets and craft stores.
The chest is approximately 18″ high plus the backrest, by 16″ deep by 40” wide.
These measurements were developed to minimize cutting and waste using standard 1 by 2 and 1 by 4 spruce or pine stock.
Finish these chests using a cedar stain for a most elegant look!
Whether you give them as a gift or make them to earn a little extra money, you’ll enjoy making these pieces, and their inherent simplicity.
These are plans only, and you can get them via email in Adobe Acrobat format without the cost of shipping and handling.
Project skill level: Beginner to Intermediate