Swing Set Frame

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Project by Core2 posted 08-24-2014 09:16 PM 2131 views 4 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a swing frame I made a few months ago. All half lap joinery with a red oak dowel. I used a circular saw to make multiple cuts through the joint area. I then chiseled out the joint. I made it for my in laws. I think they need a bigger swing.

The first pic makes it look like the beam is bent. It is not. This is some barrel distortion from the camera.

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#1 posted 08-25-2014 03:33 AM

That is one seriously well built ‘A’ frame – nice joinery.

-- Ron, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#2 posted 08-25-2014 09:48 AM

Bet that frame would not move even if they had the swing going sideways. Well built, will last forever and a day.

-- DonB

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