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Jake's Chairs #1: Quartet of adirondack style chairs and a couple of side tables

12-17-2012 05:13 AM by Mike_D_S | 1 comment »

After tearing out the old patio and pouring a nice new slab, we needed somewhere to sit. So I searched around online for a plan for a nice adirondack style chair and came across the Jake’s Chair plans. I built four of the Jake’s Chairs out of white oak, using waterproof glue and stainless screws. Finish is an oil based stain with a polyu outer coat. These chairs are a really nice size, big and roomy, but very stable. I deviated from the plans slightly in a couple of places. One particular place is how the arms are attached. The first pair I used screws from the top and filler so water doesn’t pool in the screw holes. The second pair I used pocket holes from...

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