Morris Chair Project! #9: Morris chair update!

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Blog entry by Beginningwoodworker posted 08-14-2010 12:35 AM 1662 reads 0 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I am seeing the light at the end of tunnel. I glue up and plane the back to fit, and Install the chair arms.

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#1 posted 08-14-2010 12:43 AM

Now it is looking like a chair and a mighty fine example of the style…

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

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#2 posted 08-14-2010 12:51 AM

looks real good , charles .

this is the easiest chair i ever watched someone build .

when can we sit down , LOL ?

really proud for you ,
good to see you using all your skills
and tools .

-- 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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#3 posted 08-14-2010 12:56 AM

I’d get going on the pads, you will need them soon. That will be a fine chair.

-- stay thirsty my friends...

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#4 posted 08-14-2010 01:25 AM

Looking good, Charles!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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Rick Dennington

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#5 posted 08-14-2010 01:28 AM

Greetings Charles,

Looks like you are making some really good progress on the chair…...all good things come to those that wait..
I figure your Mom is getting close to wanting to sit in it…...your woodworking skills are showing now…...
Be thinking about the next project while you work on this one…..give your mind something to think about….
Looks like it won’t be long till we see a finish going on…...Are you gonna put a light stain on, or just poly?

-- At my age, an "all--nighter" is not having to get up and pee...!!!

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#6 posted 08-14-2010 01:29 AM

I am thinking about a stain and poly!

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#7 posted 08-14-2010 01:35 AM

Man, this is really coming along great, CJ!


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

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#8 posted 08-14-2010 02:09 AM


-- -- Neil

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#9 posted 08-14-2010 02:17 AM

It has been fun following this project and your personal growth as a woodworker. Keep up the good work!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#10 posted 08-14-2010 02:19 AM

way to go cj – looking good!

-- -erik & christy-

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#11 posted 08-14-2010 05:00 PM

That looks terrific.

-- Greg P, Washington State,

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#12 posted 08-14-2010 06:24 PM

Hey Hey Charles has a chair! You have to post a picture with you sitting in it.

-- Good judgement comes from experience and experience comes from poor judgement.

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#13 posted 08-14-2010 09:19 PM

Lookin good

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#14 posted 08-15-2010 05:02 AM

Man that is reall coming along.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#15 posted 08-15-2010 06:17 PM

That is going to be one super comfortable chair Charles !

-- Eric, central Florida

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