Reclaimed Wood Gym Bench

i used reclaimed 2x4,s as legs and supports and a scrap piece of 1/2 inch thick plywood as the top i encourage everyone to use reclaimed wood / this is only my second instructable but i have been building for about 5 years

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Step 1: Add Legs to Top

add the legs to the top at each end and in the middle and add feet to the legs

Step 2: Add Side Supports

add side support i only had pvc so thats what i used

Step 3: Add Foam

add foam or padding then ducktape or cover how you want

Step 4: Enjoy Your New Gym Bench for Bench Pressing

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    3 years ago

    add "weight bench" to the title so it is easier to find this ;)

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    Reply 3 years ago

    also: it would be nice to see the sizes of the structure :)


    Reply 3 years ago

    I just put this together from stuff I had laying around my house so fit to what works best for you