Originally Posted by mbiraman
Welcome to the forum. Looks like a good simple solution for a stand.
The carpenter in me thinks the 4x4 should extend beyond the pole insertion point farther to eliminate possible cracking, but it might be just fine also. Good idea.
I had the same thought. Perhaps some strapping on the ends? Or seal the ends to prevent checking.... Anchorseal anyone?
In any event.. Good job on the stand. I like it. I may have to modiify mine. You could easily make the stand more compact by shortening the 4x4 and increasing the angle on the poles.