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Post  sanderson on 10/3/2016, 3:05 am

Thanks folks.  Here are the final steps.  Oh, those 2 cross braces are toe nailed.  You can also off-set them from each other to make screwing easier.

Marking the squares and drilling the holes. The box is 3.5' x 3.5' so there are some partial squares.

I siliconed the seams, and installed the 1" PVC "cup holders", top screws for a string grid and the commercial grade weed fabric. Now it's a matter of filling with existing Mix from some pots and making some more.

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Post  greatgranny on 10/3/2016, 8:48 am

Sanderson, if I was younger, I would have my son-in-law build a couple of these.  Your table top is amazing.
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Post  trolleydriver on 10/3/2016, 9:33 am

sanderson ... it is a thing of beauty.  


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Post  ralitaco on 10/3/2016, 3:40 pm

Looks good. Your DH is a fine builder! Just curious, how high are they
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Post  sanderson on 10/3/2016, 9:16 pm

The treated 4x4 is 8' and rather expensive for wood so they are 2' tall.  A tad short for planting, but great for tending and harvesting.

Last photos, promise.  The 4" PVC and cap were left over from a prior worm tube experiment.  I knew there was a reason I held on to it for 3 years!  Garlic and bok choy starts.


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Post  greatgranny on 10/3/2016, 9:32 pm

I am jealous.  JK  Beautiful!!!!
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 10/3/2016, 10:16 pm

WOWOWOWOW!  Very nice!  I know you have plans.....I have more plans than SFG....

Our worms would freeze solid up here......not yours though. But mine are good in the compost pile!  Toasty.

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Post  yolos on 10/3/2016, 10:19 pm

Thanks for the tutorial Sanderson.  Love your beds.
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Post  sanderson on 10/3/2016, 11:46 pm

Thank you, all.

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Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts on 10/4/2016, 1:00 am

Beautiful and here's to a healthy fall crop!!!!
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Post  has55 on 10/4/2016, 8:28 am

@audrey.jeanne.roberts wrote:Beautiful and here's to a healthy fall crop!!!!
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 10/4/2016, 11:20 pm

@has55 wrote:
@audrey.jeanne.roberts wrote:Beautiful and here's to a healthy fall crop!!!!
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Post  sanderson on 10/9/2016, 11:29 pm

I lied.  Here are the final steps, the frames and the bridal tulle.

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Post  has55 on 10/10/2016, 4:57 am

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