Windsor Chair #8: Drilling and shaping the comb

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Blog entry by PeteCollin posted 12-06-2014 10:48 PM 1321 reads 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 7: Drilling Holes for Leg Braces Part 8 of Windsor Chair series Part 9: Final Glue-up! »

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#1 posted 12-07-2014 01:06 AM

Well, you make this look doable by an inexperienced individual like me, so I think I’m going to have to try this in the upcoming year. I was considering making a Shaker style chair, because it looks simplier to make, but Windsor is more to my liking. As theysay, nothing ventured – nothing gained.

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#2 posted 12-07-2014 09:39 AM


I would recommend buying plans. That will make it much easier. If you can’t find any you like I could give you some basic dimensions. Contact me when you are ready to begin.
Windsor chairs are just so elegant. I feel pride every time I sit down to dinner!

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