Double lacewood rocking chair #8: Ready for finish!

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« Part 7: Making a rocker, rock! Part 8 of Double lacewood rocking chair series Part 9: One coat of finish, all done for now. »

So everything is attached, the rocker to leg joints are ready to be final shaped and sanded and the rest of the chair is ready to get sanded to 500 then burnished before the finish.

The leg joints have 4’’ screws through the rocker into the leg, plugged with 1/2’’ plugs

The last picture is myself with a good friend of mine. I’m in the camo shirt

-- Paul Lemiski, Ontario Canada, Custom Wooden Rocking chairs and tables

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#1 posted 1369 days ago

Looks beautiful.
If this is the first double, would you do anything different next time?

-- Grant, Tryon, NC

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#2 posted 1369 days ago

Wow, what an accomplishment. I love the style and form of these rockers. Thanks for sharing this project

-- Aaron - central California "If you haven't got the time to do it right, when will you find the time to do it over?"

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#3 posted 1369 days ago

really sweet set – awesome

-- -erik & christy-

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#4 posted 1369 days ago

These chairs look fantastic. I hope you don’t own any long tailed cats!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#5 posted 1368 days ago

They all look wonderful. Great work!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#6 posted 1368 days ago

Beautiful, I never saw a complete dining room set of all rockers. That Lacewood is is gorgeous. Nice job.

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#7 posted 1367 days ago

Very nice Paul, the lacewood was a nice choice. I’ve been wanting to try to make a rocker in quatersawn sycamore, but can’t find any 8/4 anywhere.

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