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an easy to build, folding sawhorse - you'll need: 4 - pieces 2 x 4, 30" long 2 - pieces 1/2" plywood, 1' x 3' 2 - 16 ...
legs are 2x4's, 30" long - make 4 per sawhorse. Note chamfer on one end - this prevents binding when opening sawhorse.
fasten plywood to two of the legs - note position of chamfers.
drill holes (for pivot point)
hammer 16 penny nails into the other two leg at the pivot points (make sure the chamfers are positioned correctly). cut the heads off the nails, leaving one ...
fasten the second piece of plywood to the second set of legs
drill holes to attach stop rope (I didn't draw the rope, because I was to lazy to figure out how to draw a knot with Google Sketchup!) just ...
OK, I got off my lazy butt and figured out how to draw a rope stop - here it is.
stand the sawhorse up and spread the legs apart as far as the stop rope will let them go. I've had a pair of these for twenty years, ...
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