Converting old church pew

Postby gardener15 » Wed Jan 16, 2008 8:04 pm

Can someone give me a few pointers on changing a 10ft long straight pew into one that fits into a 6ftx4ft.alcove In other words,how do I cut it so it forms a right angle when rejoined?
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Postby droylsden18 » Wed Jan 16, 2008 11:56 pm

you need to cut the pew at a 45 degree angle,your probably best cutting a straight cut then cutting the angles,when you rejoin them youll need to support the joint,you could biscuit join them but id also recommend extra support and legs at the join.
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