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post #1 of 4 Old 09-02-2014, 05:13 PM Thread Starter
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Anyone ever turn their rear seat (wrangler) into a shop seat or bench. Thinking more work bench height, maybe on casters rather than mini-couch

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post #2 of 4 Old 09-03-2014, 09:57 AM
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I haven't turned a TJ seat into a bench, but I have turned a Ford Passenger Van bench into one. I bought 3 seats at a military property sale two years ago ($5 total) and on one, I just used some scrap wood to make a riser...another I had to toss thanks to a large colony of ants that thought the cushions were home. The last, I welded on some legs onto the frame to give it about a 3 inch lift. This one folded flat, so we bolted some swing out legs onto the back to make a mini bed.

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post #3 of 4 Old 09-06-2014, 05:41 PM
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Made a 2x4 frame on casters for a CJ7 rear seat. About standard chair height. Just something to sit on in the garage.
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post #4 of 4 Old 09-09-2014, 07:24 PM
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I did once. The neighbor found out I had beer in the frig and a "sofa", I had to toss his A** out, Ron

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