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Compost Bin Plans

Compost bin plans, plans include a free PDF download, illustrated details, cutting list, and shopping list.

Compost Bin Plans – Overview

 

Compost Bin Plans – Material List

Shopping List

Shopping List

12 – 1×6 – 8′

4 – 2×2 – 8′

Hardware

1 1/2″ deck screws

Cutting List

Cutting List

24 – 1×6 – 4′

4 – 2×2 – 3′ 6″

2 – 2×2 – 3″

1 – 2×2 – 4′ 4 1/2″

2 – 2×2 – 1 1/2″

Compost bin plans, sides.

Cut twelve 1×6’s to 4′ long. Cut four 2×2’s to 3′ 6″ long, cut the bottom of the 2×2’s as shown on illustration above. Cut two 2×2’s to 3′ long.

Assemble as shown on illustration above, drill pilot holes and screw 1 1/2″ deck screws through the 1×6’s and into the 2×2’s. The 1×6 boards will have a 1/2″ gap between each board. Gap the 3′ 6″ 2×2 and the 3′ 2×2 so that the front 1×6 boards can slide in and out easily.

 

Compost bin plans, back.

Cut six 1×6’s to 4′ long. Assemble as shown on illustration above. Drill pilot holes and screw 1 1/2″ deck screws through the 1×6’s and into the 2×2’s.

 

Compost bin plans, front.

Cut six 1×6’s to 4′ long for the front, these boards will slide in and out.

Cut a 2×2 to 4′ 4 1/2″long, and two 2×2’s to 1 1/2″ long. Drill pilot holes and screw 1 1/2″ deck screws through the 4′ 4 1/2″ long 2×2 and into the 1 1/2″ long 2×2. The 2×2 on top is not screwed into the sides, it can slide and will help in keeping the side walls in place.

 

Compost bin plans.

 

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  1. yes i do like it will make me two this spring thanks

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