Aka the reason I had 2x4's sticking out the Miata.

In my desire to get the job I’m currently at, I stopped working out completely because... Well. I needed to focus 100% on making myself look good for potential employers.

Now that the job is mine, time to get back to lifting. Step one? Increase my home gym capabilities. Pull-up tower/ring station is a go. There’s even a pulley system! Er... In progress, at least.

I’ll probably put corner braces in at the top but the damn thing is rock solid. Roughly 6'9 means it works well for a wide range of exercises. Oh and I didn’t measure once. All eyeballed. Surprisingly everything is lined up! But, uh. Yeah... Woodworker badge - DENIED.

$35 and a few hours (did I mention I used an angle grinder for all the cuts..?) got me exactly what I wanted, nothing I didn’t. Being ceder, it even matches the decor! Lol. It’s in the bedroom because why not. I’m getting ready to move so things are all arranged oddly.

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The next place I’m at will have a large home gym, so I’ll probably just toss this and build a more skookum version.

Hideous, but functional. I was going to sand all of the massive splinters off but... Who’s got time for that?