How to Weld Armrests
Armrests are one of the most functional components on any chair. Adding arms to your log chairs and log benches is one of the quickest ways to make them more user friendly and visually appealing. The following video presentation is a detailed look at how to weld armrests for log furniture.
Now there was a time not so long ago when the two words, welding and log furniture, were not so commonly spoken together. That was before the days of “handyman” wire-feed MiG welders and modern-day portable log-milling band-saws!
If you are new to Do-It-Yourself projects or just getting started making furniture, now is a good time to click this link and learn How-To Mig Weld Log Furniture – A Complete Beginners Guide
So why not just weld up some log furniture?
These armrests have been designed using the same techniques employed in modern-day log home construction. The 1/2″ all-tread that runs thru is the structural member holding everything together. Most folks don’t realize there is all-thread throughout all the exterior walls in most log homes…it’s what holds them all together!
Watch and learn How-To Weld Armrests For Log Furniture in the following videos.
(Three types of videos, all the same arms…offers better perspective, more detail, and complete coverage!)
Welding Arms of Steel
Log Furniture Blueprints – How-to Weld An Armrest
Do-it-Yourself Log Furniture – Welding on Arms
Come back soon and we’ll go over the woodworking details to complete your new log Rocking Chair with Arms.
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