All you need to complete this easy project are a few pre cut boards or. Plywood to make the assembly jigs h and j.
Locate the center end of a board with a combination square.
One board woodworking projects folding stool. Some call it a viking chair and claim it is a medieval design. This simple wood step stool is classic in its construction and gives shorter folks a bit of a boost wherever it s needed. Some say it dates back to the the mid 1700 s with mountain men roaming the us.
If i can make this you too can make one yourself. If not the stool won t work using the dimensions we ve given in the cutting list. We present you 12 varied one board woodworking projects for the home including stylish bathroom storage ladder end table a beautiful chair floating wine bottle holder and more.
After cutting the end of the board square align the 45 degree side of the combination square to one corner as shown and draw a line. Your wood must be exactly 3 4 in. We made our stool from pine because it s light and strong but almost any wood will work.
However my first wooden chair was not the best one but it was good enough to motivate me to make some more folding chairs like this one. If you take your time making the jigs the project will go together easily. So go ahead grab a board of wood and see how easy it is to create something extraordinarily unique and custom with your own hands.
Next use some scrap 3 4 in. One board minimalist chair. For certain it popped up in boy scout camps in the us in the early 20th centur.
Figure three hours to build your first one and about one hour more for each additional stool. By video tutorial you will get step by step process instructions of making a nice wooden folding sling chair from scratch. This chair design is old.