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devon TWiG

Oak "Chaise longue "

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I recently finished this garden bench , had the idea in my head for a while just a matter of selecting / finding suitable pieces , made from what I know as bone Oak from Stagheaded trees or just dead limbs in the interior of the crown , lots of character , very strong and decay resistant ...I may oil it next spring or leave as is ..lightly bleached ...  posing in front of my  Parthenocisus tricuspidata !!

 

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Can you show us detail of the seat joining to the uprights? We have quite a lot of super wobbly black locust which lasts well and has an ultra rural look to it and I’d like to have a go at using some in a bench like that. 

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Nice bench  I love using Bone Oak it just has something real cool about it me and my girlfriend did some gates using Bone Oak I will try and find some pics there are some on hear somewhere just put some Bone Oak Bumpers on our hotrod Moggie Minor they look ace,  how long did it take I would defo oil it ,a good coat of teak oil or osmo would totally transform it , Cool As though 

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