Acton's Suspended Beam Bench
This sturdy seating product, designed by Hugh Acton in 1954 while a student at the Cranbrook Academy of Art, is still produced by him at his studio in Southwest Michigan. The bench is available in walnut or cherry.


Features of Acton's Suspended Beam Bench:

  • Individually suspended wooden beams, precisely fitted, held without screws or glue
  • Solid wood beams 1″ square, walnut or cherry
  • 16″ deep
  • Hand-finished with Carnauba wax
  • Bronze-cast legs
  • Chrome-finish option
  • Shipped KD with simple assembly required
Price of the Suspended Beam Bench varies according to the length of beams used:
  • 50″ beam  $1200.
  • 70″ beam  $1800.
  • 90″ beam  $2300.
A Drawer Unit (pictured below) is available as an option for either the Suspended Beam Bench or the Plank Bench. Inquire for price on the Drawer Unit.


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To order call toll-free: 877‑731‑2363. All items in limited quantities. Buyer pays cost of UPS shipping ($50 or 10% of retail price, whichever is less), from Augusta, Michigan.