DIY ProjectsHow to Build a Rustic Tailgate Bench Tutorial

How to Build a Rustic Tailgate Bench Tutorial

This step by step tutorial of how to build a rustic tailgate bench will add some decorating in a vintage Gas station/feed store style furniture inexpensively.

Pallet bench is a place to sit and this sitting arrangement is mostly seen everywhere, from our houses to parks and gardens. Everyone loves the rustic look of the bench and it is a great conversation piece and it could also be a perfect gift idea for the motor heads in your life. Making a rustic tailgate bench on your own could be very interesting.

The technique used for manufacturing a Rustic Tailgate bench is unproblematic and simple.

Things that are required for constructing this bench include:

• Kreg jig
• 2 1/2″ pocket screws
• Brad nailer
• 1 1/2″ brad nails
• Wood glue
• 2 1/2″ deck screws
• Miter saw
• Jigsaw
• 2″ lag bolts
• Washers
• 2″ angle brackets
• Tailgate

It must be kept in mind that these supplies may differ according to the size that you will prefer for your bench to be. Cut out the front and back legs of the bench with the help of miter saw. Drill and clamp the wooden logs together using the screws, nails, washers, and angle brackets. In order to join all the pieces of the bench together to give it your desired look, glue the logs together very carefully, considering the angles of the bench in the making. Stain the wood to give it a classy rustic look.

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How to Build a Rustic Tailgate Bench Tutorial
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Melissa Francis
Melissa Francis
Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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