Using Plywood for the Learning Tower Project?

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Westfarthing Woodworks asked 9 months ago

Can I use 3/4″ plywood for the decking or what do you suggest?


1 Answers
Westfarthing Woodworks answered 9 months ago

Yes, you can use thick plywood for the decking. As long as you edge band the pieces that are exposed to prevent splintering, you will be fine.

A quality piece of 3/4″ plywood is strong enough to hold most kids, and as long as you make the piece safe for the kids using the tower, there is no reason not to use ply instead of solid.

Happy building.

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