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Blog series by Diego Cassels updated 04-12-2018 02:52 PM 5 parts 1641 reads 14 comments total

Part 1: Selecting the wood

04-07-2018 09:01 PM by Diego Cassels | 2 comments »

In this stage I choose the wood I want to use, usually I buy it, but this time I got lucky and unearth this beatiful “quebracho” wood from the backyard. Its a dark red and VERY hard wood. Its about 2” thick.

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Part 2: Bath Stool

04-07-2018 08:45 PM by Diego Cassels | 0 comments »

Well here is how I go around my projects. I enjoy this faze of the project. First a general idea of what I would like the project to look like. Then I look for inspiration from the web, general dimentions and so on. I found this, traditional japanese bath stool. This is FROM a google search.

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Part 3: Sketch in 3D and dimentions

04-07-2018 10:54 PM by Diego Cassels | 2 comments »

This was an easy sketch and only took about 1/2 an hour.Knowing the wood width was important, it allowed me to be more creative with the curves. 4 cuts Top (Seat): =>40 cm long = 15,75 “ =>25 cm Deep = 9,84 “ =>4 cm width = 1,57 “ 2 Legs: =>33,5 cm long = 13,18 “ =>23 cm Deep = 9,06 “ =>3 cm width = 1,18 “ Leg support:=>37 cm long = 14,57 “ =>4 cm Deep = 1,57 “ =>3 cm width = 1,18 “

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Part 4: How to...

04-10-2018 12:51 PM by Diego Cassels | 5 comments »

Well there is not one way to do things, so here we go with the thinking HOW to do it! I´ve decided that the legs should have a 12° angled slope, so I have to figure out how to make the mortise under the seat with a 12° incline. Any ideas, sugestions are very welcome. I’ve also decided to create a saddle look to the seat, so I rememberd that a lumberjock “woodshaver Tony C” had suggested me to look at his way of doing it, jig to cut saddles in the stool seat’s I like...

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Part 5: Angled Tenon and Mortise

04-12-2018 02:52 PM by Diego Cassels | 5 comments »

Thanks to a coment from sras who said For the angled joint, I’d suggest cutting the tenon at an angle and have the mortise be strgaight in. I’ve made a drawing of the angled Tenon with my measurements, in centimeters. This gives me the easy task of making the mortise of 2 cm deep by 2cm wide by 20 cm long in the seat, all straight angles. Then in both of the legs I will have to make a angled keyed mortise and tenon joint to insert the legs support as shown in the sketch. ...

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