How to Make a PVC Folding Chair

Make a easy-to-carry folding chair using PVC pipes.

Steps

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    Choose your fabric. Cut it 7 by 18 inches.
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    Fold and sew 2.5 inch casing on each side.
    • It should fit the PVC pipe. This will the seat for the folding chair.
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    Prepare and cut your PVCs into size.
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    Find the center of all the four 13 "inch PVC pipes.
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    Drill a hole in the middle of each 13" inch PVC pipe.
    • Paint the pipes to your liking.
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    Thread the seat through one 7"inch top piece and one 10"inch top piece.
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    Attached the four 13" inch pipes.
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    Form two rectangles using the 13" inch pipes, with one with a 10" inch pipe top and bottom and one with a 7" inch pipe top and bottom.
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    Cross the two rectangles and align them on each drilled holes.
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    Connect them using nuts and bolts.
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    You're done!
    • You can fold and store it.
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Things You’ll Need

  • 8 PVC elbows
  • 4 Pieces of 13 inch PVC Pipes
  • 2 Pieces of 10 inch PVC Pipes
  • 2 Pieces of 7 inch PVC Pipes
  • Nuts and Bolts.
  • 17 x 18 Fabric
  • Saw
  • Paint (optional)

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Categories: Furniture and Cabinets