Easy to DIY Shooting Bench Plans

Mar 28th

Shooting bench plans are a must to learn for individuals who love shooting sports. In how to make a shooting bench, it is more than about comfort but craftsmanship. To set-up or build your own shooting bench, determine the dimensions like height of shooting bench. Shooting bench plans PDF are so many available for free. NRA shooting bench plans can be learned to get yourself inspired in how to determine shooting bench dimensions.

It is easy in how to build a portable shooting bench by yourself. Materials like plywood or even concrete can be used as you like. However, portable shooting tables cannot be made out of concrete. Plywood is best in this especially because of its light weight and cheap.

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Homemade Shooting Bench Plans Tips

First of all, think of the safety gear to protect yourself during the building of shooting bench. Gather all materials needed. You will need tools such as circular saw, drill/screw gun, level, tape measure, pencil, saw horses/cutting table and post hole digger/shovel. I believe that you already know what to do with these tools. Depending on whether portable or permanent shooting bench, each has its own requirements. In case you are interested in building a portable shooting bench, you may need to check these out.

Portable Shooting Bench Plans

Last week I built a shooting bench with $78 cost. It is a stable one made out of plywood with 55 pounds of weight. 27″ x 36″ of 2 pieces of 3/4″ grade plywood table top measurement that glued together is easy to build. Recessing any bolt heads on top of table is meant to prevent any snag on its surface.

The legs consist of 3 heavy galvanized steel pipes with 1.5″ diameter and 31″ long. Each one of them is screwed into the coupling of galvanized pipe. Weld it in the steel mounting plate center of 4″ x 4″ x 1/4″. Position the pipe couplings to get the legs angled at 18 degrees. Make sure they are tilting away from the table center.

Shooting bench plans such as this portable design have been tested a few times. You can be sure of having a good quality of homemade rifle shooting bench. To get more inspired, you may check some pictures of shooting bench plans widely available in the internet.

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