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Reclaimed Pine All-Weather Morris Chair #1: Introduction

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Blog entry by TimBridge posted 05-21-2014 12:41 AM 1622 reads 1 time favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
no previous part Part 1 of Reclaimed Pine All-Weather Morris Chair series Part 2: From Library to Leisure - Layout, Ripping, and Cutting »

Hi all,

I’ve been working on this Morris chair for the past 3 weeks and keeping pictures and my “blog entries” on imgur but I just realized that LumberJocks is a great place to keep the journey.

I will be moving over a few entries at a time whenever I find the time.

This is my first piece of furniture that is not a shop piece and it’s my first project that I’m finishing with something other than mineral oil and wax.

These are the plans I’m using/used: http://d2amilv9vi9flo.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/All-weather-Morris-Chair3.pdf. If I recall correctly the only thing I’ve done differently is the finish.

Well, thanks for reading! The project will start in the next blog entry.

Part Two - From Library to Leisure - Layout, Ripping, and Cutting
Part Three - Check Out Those Gams!
Part Four - Stretching Keeps One Limber & Slat Attack
Part Five - Seat Slats & Arm Rest Dry Fit
Part Six - Round Overs, Arm Rests, and Fixing A Mistake
Part Seven - Back rest
Part Eight - Plugging & Drilling
Part Nine - Finish Test Palette
Part Ten - Staining the Back Rest
Part Eleven - Staining The Seat
Part Twelve - Finishing? More Like Starting a Whole New Project
Part Thirteen - Do not go gentle into that good chair,

-- Tim Bridge, Northern NJ,"Education is when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don't." Pete Seeger



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#1 posted 05-21-2014 08:37 AM

Interesting , was reading the plans as well.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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