Lounge chairs are always relaxing, but there is no doubt that they are very expensive. So, to resolve this issue today, we will learn how to make a plywood lounge chair. So, let us begin the process.
Let us now list down the requirements that are required to make a plywood lounge chair. They are as follows:
- Kiwi Knife or Cutter
- Drill Machine
- Wooden Sheet
- Wooden Scraps
Steps To Make A Plywood Lounge Chair
Step 1: The first step is to sketch the outline of the lounge chair on the cardboard.
Sketching the Outline
Step 2: Now, slowly start cutting the cardboard by using Kiwi Knife.
Cutting the Cardboard
Step 3: Now, cut two 18 inch wide wooden strips.
Cutting Wooden Strips
Step 4: Place the cardboard pieces on the wooden board and trace the outline on it.
Placing Cardboard Pieces on Wooden Board
Step 5: The next step is to cut the traced design with the help of a jigsaw.
Tracing the Design
Step 6: Use the old wooden pieces and make a square structure.
Making Square Structure
Step 7: Trace the outline of it with the help marker.
Tracing the Outline
Step 8: Now, arrange the wooden plywood in the following manner and tight it with the help of nails.
Arranging the Plywood
Step 9: Now, attach the scrap wood pieces to the wood and tighten it by using nails and a drill machine. Make sure to do this process on both sides.
Attaching Scrap Wood Piece
Step 10: Now, we will cover the chair by cutting the wooden sheet. Place it on the table and start cutting it.
Cutting Wooden Sheet
Step 11: You should now stack multiple layers of the wooden sheet and let it dry for some hours. You can add some clips and rods to make sure everything is strongly placed.
Sticking Woods and Let it Dry
Step 12: Now, open the cover and stick the other wooden sheets layers, which will be the support of the chair.
Sticking Wooden Sheets
Step 13: In the next step, open the covering and stick multiple wooden sheets.
Sticking Wooden Sheets
Step 14: Now, take the chair out of the mold and start trimming the edges, as it will give an appropriate angle.
Molding and Trimming the Edges
Step 15: In this step, we will use Sandpaper to soften the edges.
Soft the Edges
Plywood Lounge Chair
Things To Remember
- Make sure you remember your body structure while outlining the chair.
Saquib Siddiqui is a Mechanical Engineer with expertise in science projects and experiments. Saquib’s work focuses on integrating scientific concepts with practical applications, making complex ideas accessible and exciting for learners of all ages. In addition to his practical work, Saquib has authored several articles, research papers, and educational materials.