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| Benches | Specifications
Builds Better Benches
There's no comparison!
Our benches have the greatest strength and durability and are made
from the finest materials.
2x2 BENCH TOPS
1x4 BENCH TOPS
2" x 2" BENCH TOPS
1" x 4" BENCH TOPS
3/8" penetration for greatest strength and durability
only 5/8" penetration
elevates with flat grain
none; narrower tops will not retain perspiration
due to width of boards and tendency to cup
narrower boards allow greater air circulation and less water
due to width of boards
durability, better holding strength, neater look. No slivers.
Fastened from the bottom, leaving no exposed metal to burn bather.
advantages are to the manufacturer. Cheaper to make, lower cost
of materials, takes less time to manufacture!
for purchaser. Better materials may result in some higher costs
durability, will not support heavy weight, tends to sag with
use, high tendency for flat grain boards to cup and splinter.
Less air circulation.
TIGHT GRAIN - will not lift, sliver or warp.
Can feather and warp.
Can lift, sliver and warp.
HINTS FOR NAILING T&G: Use 5p galvanized small head siding nails
and nail at a 45 degree angle for the best holding power. Use a
nail punch to hide the nail. Or, use 1¾" galvanized staples in an