Nifty? Uhuh. Cheap? Sure. Period? Be serious. You asked for it so here it is. The infamous stargazer chair….It beats plastic lawn furniture.
These plans are based upon several designs used by scouts in our council. Some people call this a scissors chair. The chair is composed to two pieces: the seat and the back. The two pieces slip together and require no fasteners when used. When carried the seat stows between the sides of the back for a very compact package.
Scroll down the page at the link to find free tutorial to build your own chair using 2 x 4s.
Here is a really nice, easy to make, folding directors chair.
What I will present to you is the assembly for a perch to handle up to a medium sized bird, such as an Amazon or Cockatoo. If you should decide to make one then cut, sand, file, etc. to meet your needs.
A colonial chair is easy to build and offers no great problem in upholstering. A chair of this type combines well with conventional two piece overstuffed living room suites and also makes an attractive bedroom chair.
A small chair designed to flip it is top and convert to a step ladder. A concept drawing. No prototype built yet. DXF Format