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Thursday, October 20, 2011

Folding stools

About two years ago I made a folding step stool and I have always had people asking for plans. Unfortunately, like most of my projects, I never make any detailed plans.

To refresh your memory, here is one that Robert Naylor made. (He also made the drill press table with vise I posted last Sunday)



Plans!

Tim Barker took the time to strip down the instructions in my video and actually make a set of plans.  Download the PDF here. Thanks Tim!

Here's the video from November 2009:


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Finally, I received a really special gift in the mail yesterday from 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery. It's flag that was flown in Iraq. It included a photo and document signed by CSM William Bauer and LTC Andrew Gainey. There was no note in the package, though. So if you sent this, let me know! I am planning a project for it to be posted on Veterans' Day. 11-11-11 this year!








10 comments:

  1. I'm sensing a flag display case project coming soon!!...lol.. What an awesome gift to get in the mail..

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  2. Someone thinks very high of you! That is such a great gift and honor.
    Very Cool

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  3. Awesome, keep them coming! More complicated than usual on this one, nice. Give us a tutorial on the nail/pin gun sometime!

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  4. "I'll just go ahead and glue this on" (uses nails)
    ;)

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  5. What an amazing gift! Such an honor, you must have some very loyal and appreciative fans out there :)

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  6. Great post and what a gift now we need to look at flag display cases to put that beautiful flag in

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  7. My Son's made those folding chairs in high school woodworking class.... that was 25/30 years ago.
    Grandpa Bill

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  8. Hi, Great project :D ! I 'm looking for the plan of this project :)

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  9. Steve, For some reason the PDF plans say they no longer exist. Is there any way to get a set of them? I actually want to make a few of these at different sizes to use on my new patio.

    CtL

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