LumberJocks

Morris inspired chair #2: Dryfit.....sand.....glue

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by Bob Babcock posted 2603 days ago 884 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 1: The chair becomes real... Part 2 of Morris inspired chair series Part 3: Glue up---pegging tenons »

Gotta get to bed so I’ll make this a quick one…

It’s looking like a chair.
Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

From the back
Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

Closeup of the crossing tenons.
Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

Night Ops….final sanding.
Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

I need some more clamps….like 20 or so…this is every one I own.
Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

OK…bedtime…heading to my daughters on the Cape in the morning. We are wiring the lampost/mailbox I made her. I’ll get some pictures and post them tomorrow. Very easy and relatively inexpensive to make.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org



8 comments so far

View WayneC's profile

WayneC

12252 posts in 2696 days


#1 posted 2603 days ago

Chair is looking good so far. Have a great day tomorrow.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

View mot's profile

mot

4911 posts in 2635 days


#2 posted 2603 days ago

That’s really nice work! It’s turning out great!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

View oscorner's profile

oscorner

4564 posts in 2910 days


#3 posted 2603 days ago

Great jointery! The chair is really coming together nicely.

-- Jesus is Lord!

View frank's profile

frank

1492 posts in 2805 days


#4 posted 2602 days ago

Hi Bob;
—-you’re chair is coming along great!

I also like how you are building much of your work outside and with those legs….now you’re giving us an ‘Asian’ flair to your Morris inspired chair.
Thank you.
GODSPEED,
Frank

-- --frank, NH, http://rusticwoodart.tumblr.com/

View MsDebbieP's profile

MsDebbieP

18615 posts in 2759 days


#5 posted 2602 days ago

it does indeed look like a chair!!!
VERY impressive.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

View RonR's profile

RonR

71 posts in 2607 days


#6 posted 2602 days ago

Very nice chair! The joinery looks clean and neat. I like the tapered legs.

-- RonR, Massachusetts

View John Nixon's profile

John Nixon

189 posts in 2662 days


#7 posted 2602 days ago

Nice work Bob. Looks a tad Roycroft inspired? The chair looks great!

-- John Nixon - Buffalo, NY - http://www.EagleLakeWoodworking.com

View Karson's profile

Karson

34858 posts in 2999 days


#8 posted 2602 days ago

Great looking chair.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase