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Old February 11, 1999, 06:10 PM   #1
Rich Lucibella
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Does anyone know where I might purchase a collapsible shooting bench (table; platform)?

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Old February 11, 1999, 06:22 PM   #2
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In the movie "The Edge" they suggest an ironing board makes a good benchrest, but it sounds pretty flimsy to me.
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Old February 11, 1999, 06:47 PM   #3
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Rich , here is a link to asite that has plans for a shoting bench,don't know how portable it is maybe this will give you some ideas on having one custom made.

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Old February 11, 1999, 08:02 PM   #4
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Rich, I've got plans around somewhere for making a small picnic type table out of a single 4x8 sheet of plywood. And the pieces slide in and out of each other, so it turns into a flat pack of plywood about 4ft x 3ft x 4 inches. Not the biggest bench, or the sturdiest, or the lightest, but....

I think I got the plans off the Web, or out of a book called Nomadic Furniture.
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Old February 11, 1999, 11:15 PM   #5
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In Cabela's spring 99 shooting catalog on pages 62 & 63 they have several. The portable shooting bench at the bottom of page 63 could easily be made at home out of plywood. I'd try that, those premade suckers ain't cheap.
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