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      Tools List

      • jigsaw
        Jigsaw fitted with scroll blade (for plywood) and aggressive blade (for lumber)
      • drill
        Drill driver fitted with ¼-inch and -inch drill bits
      • pencil compass
      • utility knife
        Utility knife
      • putty knife
        Plastic putty knife to seal the painter's tape

      Shopping List

      ½-inch birch-veneer plywood

      2x4s Get four 8-foot boards)

      -by-3½-inch carriage bolts, washers, and nuts to attach the legs

      1-inch trim-head screws to attach the top

      3-inch deck screws to assemble the frame

      Wood glue

      6½-inch utility pulls (two) Wood filler

      Stain-blocking white primer

      Spray paint

      Painter's tape

      Spray polyacrylic

      220-grit sandpaper

      6-by-6-inch 16-ounce beanbags (eight)