This little chair turned out really well. The only significant changes I made to the plans were to cut the back slats in an arch, round the corners on the arm pieces, and round-over all of the exposed edges.
Built from Plan(s)
None, built from scrap deck boards
Estimated Time Investment
Day Project (6-9 Hours)
Type of Wood
Ipe is an extremely heavy, dense tropical hardwood. It’s primarily used for making decks but is also excellent for outdoor furniture. I just sanded lightly, and applied a penetrating oil branded “Ipe Oil.”
Recommended Skill Level