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Morris Chair Project! #7: Glue up time!

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Blog entry by Beginningwoodworker posted 08-07-2010 02:01 AM 1193 reads 0 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 6: Started on the tenons! Part 7 of Morris Chair Project! series Part 8: Morris chair tool gloat! »

The chair is coming alone real good!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker



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patron

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#1 posted 08-07-2010 02:11 AM

well done charles ,

i’m glad you are getting to use your tools
and making something that will last a lifetime .

your grand kids will be siting in this someday !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 08-07-2010 02:15 AM

Wow…that is coming along very nicely…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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#3 posted 08-07-2010 02:20 AM

That is a lot of mortise and tenon joints!! Looking good Charles!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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Eric in central Florida

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#4 posted 08-07-2010 02:24 AM

Man O Man Charles, you are a “Master Mortiser” !
That chair is really starting to take shape.
That is sure going to be nice sitting in!
I like the way you are documenting your build so we can follow along.

-- All glory comes from daring to begin.

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#5 posted 08-07-2010 02:30 AM

Greetings Charles,

Stellar job on the chair and mortise and tenons…it takes a while to cut all them suckers.

Just a reminder…..be sure and clean up all the glue at the joints…it will show up badly when/ if you stain.

But I figured you knew that already…........ I like following along on your chair build….. coming along nicely..

-- " I started with nothing, and I've still got most of it left".......

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#6 posted 08-07-2010 02:34 AM

Charles don’t forget the ottoman you’ll need to have those dog off the floor when your enjoying your new chair. So far so good it coming along nicely…BC

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#7 posted 08-07-2010 04:07 AM

Great progress, CJ! That mortise machine is really paying off!

Glad to see I’m not the only one who uses my table saw for a flat reference surface.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#8 posted 08-07-2010 04:26 AM

Good job Charles. You’re becoming a real woodpecker.

-- Ain't better or worse than any other woodpecker in the woods.

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#9 posted 08-07-2010 05:23 AM

Yes I love my mortiser, Its coming in handy.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#10 posted 08-07-2010 05:51 AM

Great work. I’m really enjoying this series.

-- Russ

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#11 posted 08-07-2010 06:36 AM

this is really movin!!! are you doing two chairs at once…or one at a time???

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#12 posted 08-07-2010 07:09 AM

I am doing one at a time.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#13 posted 08-07-2010 07:14 AM

Wow Charles I’m so impressed great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#14 posted 08-07-2010 03:09 PM

Great progress Charles. I’m enjoying this build you’re sharing with us.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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#15 posted 08-07-2010 04:41 PM

Great progress Charles, lookin’ real good.

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

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