Shaker Bench in Two Sizes Plan
A favorite for looks and strength, this favorite Shaker design features four dovetailed corner braces. Combined with through-tenons, it’s extremely sturdy and versatile. Renowned craftsmen Christian Becksvoort demonstrates how this design can be scaled for footstool to bench sizes. This simple project offers newer woodworkers opportunities to hone their skills and craft a project using hand tools only.
Smaller Size: 22 inches wide by 9-1/2 inches deep by 9-3/4 inches tall
Larger Size: 40 inches wide by 11 inches deep by 18 inches tall
PRINTED PLAN INCLUDES:
- Scale drawings
- Detailed cutlist
- Step-by-step companion article