2x4 Adirondacks Lawn Chair

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I originally found these plans at home depot...but with a few changes here they are read for you to use and make.

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Step 1: Set Up



@ 8 feet long

1-2x2 @ 6 feet long

4-1x4 @ 8 feet long

2 ½ ’’, 2’’ and 1 ¼ exterior wood screws

wood glue (optional) for oily and outdoor purposes.


Compound Miter saw

Measuring tape

Speed square

Jigsaw (for making round top, so optional)


Countersink bit


Cut list

@ 20 ¾’’ long with both ends cut parallel at 15 degrees off square (back legs)

2-2x4 @ 20’’ (front legs)

2-2x2 @ 26 ½’’ long, longest point measurement, one end cut at 15 degrees off square (arm support)

2-2x4 @ 31 7/8” long, one end cut at 35 degrees off square to longest point other end cut at 20 degrees off square to shortest point (stringers)

@ 22 ½’’ (front apron and back support)

5-1x4 @ 22 ½’’ (seat slats)

5-1x4 @ 36’’ (back slats)

1-1x4 @ 19 ½’’ (back top support)

1-2x4 @ 19 ½’’ (back base support)

2-1x4 @27’’ (arm rests)

If none of this makes sense to you now, just keep going, it will :)

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