Creating a shield tree

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==Materials needed==
==Materials needed==
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1 12' 2x4
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1 12' 2x4 <br>
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2 8' 2x4's
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2 8' 2x4's <br>
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1 24" x 3 1/2" piece of 1/4" luan plywood or equivalent
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1 24" x 3 1/2" piece of 1/4" luan plywood or equivalent<br>
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1/2 sheet 3/4" plywood
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1/2 sheet 3/4" plywood<br>
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4 3/4" x 48" hardwood dowels
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4 3/4" x 48" hardwood dowels<br>
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8 standard door hinges (there are probably better options out there, I used what I had on hand)
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8 standard door hinges (there are probably better options out there, I used what I had on hand)<br>
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2 5/8" x 6" shoulder bolts w/nuts and washers
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2 5/8" x 6" shoulder bolts w/nuts and washers<br>
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~10 4" screws
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~10 4" screws<br>
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1 3-4' strap. (we used nylon because, again, it was what we had.)
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1 3-4' strap. (we used nylon because, again, it was what we had.)<br>
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Full height is 15' 6".
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Full height is 15' 6".<br>
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Disclaimer: This is a prototype that I completely made up as I went along. If anyone has better ideas for assembly, materials, design.... whatever: PLEASE, feel free to run with it.
Disclaimer: This is a prototype that I completely made up as I went along. If anyone has better ideas for assembly, materials, design.... whatever: PLEASE, feel free to run with it.
==Tools needed==
==Tools needed==
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Drill
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Drill <br>
Saw
Saw

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Materials needed

1 12' 2x4
2 8' 2x4's
1 24" x 3 1/2" piece of 1/4" luan plywood or equivalent
1/2 sheet 3/4" plywood
4 3/4" x 48" hardwood dowels
8 standard door hinges (there are probably better options out there, I used what I had on hand)
2 5/8" x 6" shoulder bolts w/nuts and washers
~10 4" screws
1 3-4' strap. (we used nylon because, again, it was what we had.)

Full height is 15' 6".

Disclaimer: This is a prototype that I completely made up as I went along. If anyone has better ideas for assembly, materials, design.... whatever: PLEASE, feel free to run with it.

Tools needed

Drill
Saw

Directions

http://2005roque.smugmug.com/Other/List-Tree/11447314_aYXdS#804897157_4dL5v

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