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If I am using two 4 x 4 post as a base will a 2 x 6 hold an outdoor chair swing for a person to 240 pounds?

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    Hello, and welcome to Home Improvement. Unfortunately, we'll need more info before we have any chance of helping you (e.g. a diagram of what you're planning, how the posts will be anchored, etc). – Daniel Griscom May 4 at 21:35
  • And a dynamic load is higher than a static load, the stress applied by a swinging load is more than the dead weight. – blacksmith37 May 5 at 0:57
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I suggest following a set of plans.

https://www.construct101.com/porch-swing-stand-plan/

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