Camping Chair

  • Advertise with us
Project by 49bill posted 01-01-2013 08:03 PM 6444 views 26 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Nice little camping/fishing/parade/ go anywhere chair made from cypress chair pulls apart and the seat fits into the back to lay flat

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia

16 comments so far

View a1Jim's profile


117614 posts in 3934 days

#1 posted 01-01-2013 08:46 PM

Cool chair Bill very handy design.

View prattman's profile


446 posts in 2475 days

#2 posted 01-01-2013 09:28 PM

Bill I really like this little chair, now I just have to try and build one as nice as yours. Going into my favs

-- Everyone calls me Ed or Eddie , mom still calls me Edward if she is mad at me.

View Roger's profile


21000 posts in 3161 days

#3 posted 01-01-2013 09:55 PM

This is kool. I’d like to see a blog on the build of this

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

View rdjack21's profile


268 posts in 3284 days

#4 posted 01-01-2013 10:06 PM

I love this little chair. Where did you get the plans for it? Or did you just make it up?

-- --- Richard Jackson

View 49bill's profile


183 posts in 3139 days

#5 posted 01-01-2013 10:15 PM

I found the plans for this chair on the internet but can’t remember where I know a lot of other lumber jocks has built this chair if you can’t find anything let me know and I will try to get you a copy of the plans

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia

View Grandpa's profile


3263 posts in 3032 days

#6 posted 01-02-2013 01:51 AM

I have seen this as a Civil War camping chair in magazines. Might find it htis way….?

View PRGDesigns's profile


245 posts in 2670 days

#7 posted 01-02-2013 03:47 AM

Nice build. FYI – this also looks like a CNC project from the ShopBot website. Thanks.

-- They call me Mr. Silly

View bowtie's profile


990 posts in 2703 days

#8 posted 01-02-2013 03:17 PM

Nice looking chair.
See my projects for a straight back camp chair with sketches.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

View John's profile


341 posts in 4155 days

#9 posted 01-02-2013 03:29 PM

Very nice! Any chance you can post a pic of it apart?

-- John - Central PA -

View 49bill's profile


183 posts in 3139 days

#10 posted 01-02-2013 07:40 PM

I will post a pic of the chair apart give me a few days to get my camera back working thanks for looking

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia

View MrRon's profile


5425 posts in 3600 days

#11 posted 01-02-2013 08:55 PM

Here is a camp chair I built about 5 years ago. I’ve built around 40 so far, but not as nice as Bill’s. I used construction grade lumber. Here, it’s shown open and closed. I sold them for $30 a piece. If I used Cypress, I would have to charge more.

View 49bill's profile


183 posts in 3139 days

#12 posted 01-02-2013 09:59 PM

JC Take a look at MrRon’s camping chairs and you will see it in the tote position.

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia

View 49bill's profile


183 posts in 3139 days

#13 posted 01-02-2013 10:05 PM

Great looking chairs wow! 40 of these that’s a lot of chairs I was surprized how comfortable the chair is I use mine a lot thanks for looking at mine and the pics of yours

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia

View ldl's profile


1135 posts in 2722 days

#14 posted 01-07-2013 01:44 PM

Those would be neat in my camper. Folds relatively flat.

-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -

View 49bill's profile


183 posts in 3139 days

#15 posted 01-07-2013 03:04 PM

Dewayne They really don’t fold the seat part pulls apart from the back and slides into the back of the chair and is flat.
If you take a look at MrRon’s picture he posted here on my projects you will see how flat they are together
Thanks for looking at my projects.

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia

showing 1 through 15 of 16 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics