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Project by ralbuck posted 05-07-2019 01:54 AM 946 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I have not been on vacation.

Building raised bed planters and yard benches.

All made from mostly—”rescued” lumber; some from all RESCUED materials.

Still a lot of work and the cost of the screws is also higher than most realize.

I build sturdy enough to easily support about 300 pounds. All cross braced and pilot holes drilled for the screws too. No nails used of any kind.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR





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bushmaster

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#1 posted 05-07-2019 02:20 AM

Very nice work on the planter, I have been gone for a month, so many things to do after I got home. Looking quite green here, leaves are just coming out, week or so later this year.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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oldrivers

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#2 posted 05-07-2019 03:27 AM

very nice you did good

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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Ivan

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#3 posted 05-07-2019 05:36 AM

I will pick up some details, mz wife wants something similar in our garden…thanks…nice work.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Tooch

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#4 posted 05-07-2019 09:16 AM

Looking good Ralph! Are these for yourself or for sale/gifts?

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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hunter71

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#5 posted 05-07-2019 10:42 AM

Looks like it will work just fine.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 05-07-2019 11:36 AM

Great planter, Ralph!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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torus

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#7 posted 05-07-2019 11:46 AM

Well done!

-- "It's getting better..." - put this on my RIP stone!

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doubleDD

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#8 posted 05-07-2019 01:14 PM

Fine work on the planter. It’s about that time of the year again, I better get moving myself.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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luv2learn

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#9 posted 05-07-2019 01:50 PM

Nicely done and very sturdy!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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robscastle

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#10 posted 05-07-2019 11:18 PM

Looks good, nice choice of timber, ...send me your address and I will drop by and pick it up!

If I left something as nice as that it wouldnt be there next morning!

-- Regards Rob

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Vladimir

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#11 posted 05-08-2019 04:22 PM

Looks good!

-- Vladimir , Serbia/Finland , https://fi.pinterest.com/simendicv/

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Grumpy

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#12 posted 05-14-2019 04:06 AM

Ralbuck , nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Cliff

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#13 posted 05-14-2019 06:33 AM

Nice Planter Ralph. Well constructed and good and strong. Great Project.

Regards,

Cliff.

-- Cliff Australia : Snoring is good. It blows away all the Sawdust.

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