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seat height. depending on what height is comfortable for you, choose from heights between 14 and 19 inches above the ground. the american with disabilities act recommends seat heights of 17 to 19 inches for the maximum amount of functionality, making the bench comfortable for people with limited mobility.
as you can see the upper portion of the seat is held on by two 14mm bolts. the basic idea is to oval out the front hole and use the rear bolt as a pivot. in this picture you can see the two bolts and the near vertical angle of the seat. here is the seat with the front bolt removed and pivoted back.
f slant the back up to 5 for a formal chair and up to 15 for a casual chair. keep in mind, though, that as the back angle increases, you need to up the seat angle to maintain the seat-to-back angle between 90 and 100 to prevent forward sliding and lower the seat height to keep the front edge of the seat from contacting the back of the
larger angles 120 degrees are good for lounging, watching tv etc. i'd start with 100 degrees for a built-in bench for eating. the seat can be horizontal if it is to be upholstered. if the seat is wood, a slight slope 2 to 4 degrees increases comfort and keeps the sitter from sliding forward.
angles for bench planes. most of the time you should be using a primary bevel angle of around 25 degrees, a first microbevel angle around 29 degrees. use the extension calculator to build a suitable jig and suitable slips to get the appropriate microbevel angles.
building a garden bench. piece three is 16.5 inches long, with the top cut at 7.5 degrees, the angle of the seat from the horizontal. piece four is the most complicated, 20.5 inches long with the front angle of 7.5 degrees and the rear angle at 14 degrees. for an 8 foot bench, three supports are needed.
jay albrandt >hi all, i am beginning the design of a built in kitchen nook. is there a 'standard' angle that the back of a bench should slope away from the seat. i have consulted my library, and have suggestions from various books equal to anything between 10 and 30 degrees. before i do some mock