Pallet Bed Swing - step by step instructions

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I saw this pallet bed swing on Etsy.com last year, but they were only selling them local ($500) and no plans were available...but I really liked the design so I decided to build one myself and document the process.

Greg Anderson
My French Bulldog is already claiming this as his!

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Building back support (required deconstruction of 1 pallet)

Building back support (required deconstruction of 1 pallet)

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All painted and ready for action!

All painted and ready for action!

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Finished screwing all back planks in place

Finished screwing all back planks in place

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Decided to add a foot extension!

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Sanding and mounting the 4 eye bolts

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Pads fit perfect - can't wait to hang it up in my tree!

Pads fit perfect - can't wait to hang it up in my tree!

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Padding and pillows arrived...but the pad is too long!

Padding and pillows arrived...but the pad is too long!

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shot of back rest and bolts

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Mounted eye bolts for attaching to rope

Mounted eye bolts for attaching to rope

Make sure to use washers on both sides of hole

Getting knotty...

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Offset the 3 support arms and screwed in tight!

Offset the 3 support arms and screwed in tight!

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All primed and ready for paint!

All primed and ready for paint!

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Back view

Back view

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Don't mind the mess...full remodel underway on the lake house!

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All done! No injuries either ;)

Pallet Lounge Tree Swing

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