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Build this
Adirondack Style Folding Lawn Chair

Here is the orginal article straight from
Plan No. 4624 - Bargain Package No. 1

Photo 1 shows band sawing the seat and back leg units.
Photo 2 shows assembly of adjustment suppors for back.
Photos 3 and 4 show front views of the chair.
* THE advantaqe of this desiqn is the foldinq action which allows you to fold the chair into a compact space for storaqe. The back pivots on a 3/4" dowel while the arms, front legs, and seat unit pivot on carriaqe bolts. The curved rails for the back are band sawed from 2 x 4" stock and the slats are screwed to these.
A 3/4" dowel is bolted to the bottom rai for the pivot. The chair is finished with two costs of linseed oil and then outside paint
Click here for a high resoultion drawing.
Photo 5 shows chair in folded position, note narrow space it will occupy.
Photo 6 shows seat unit assembled with back in place.
Photo 7 is back view of chair, note adjustment bar and notches.
* * * * Click on the picture above to download a higher resolution picture. * * * *
This project is also available with comprehensive detailed plans for sale in my Detailed Plans Page area.

*********** WARNING***********
Read my page on safety before building this item.