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Picnic table project
Rob. D. Brodman

Wavy picnic table project

The spaces between the boards of this picnic table look like lazy ripples in a slow-moving stream.

The unusual pattern is easy to create with a saber saw. We cut each of the boards freehand, then added readymade legs from Ikea.

See how to make this wavy picnic table


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