Last year I pulled these six scrap boards from of a dumpster behind an old Ingles. They're pretty badly cupped but otherwise solid, hard yellow pine 2x12s.
It's amazing what people get rid of during a tear-out.
I squared up the boards and made some rips.
You may have noticed that for way too long I have worked without a bench. Cuts were made out on the deck and most pieces were assembled on the floor.
So this is long overdue.
I won't be making any more cuts out here.
This helper really digs it.
He also helped me install additional bracing from the leftover cutoffs.
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