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Blog entry by degoose posted 05-08-2012 07:37 AM 1183 reads 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have had to retire the inspirational chair… do not be concerned …it is still in the shed… just relegated to the far corner…

As you can see, it is a little worse for wear… just like I had been feeling lately…

But as you can see from the following photographs…

In Kit form..

Remove the protective bubble wrap and attach the seat to the frame using 4 bolts and the spanner and allen key supplied.

Now I will be inspired by a sleek modern chair…

Just as the last chair was mimicking the way I felt… this new chair will inspire me to build a sleek modern business..

Not that I will have much time to sit and be inspired…

Just a short note about where this wonderful chair came from… oh I know China… but it was purchased from the new local Masters Hardware [for our americal friends.. read big box store Lowes].... for a outrageous price of AU$15.00 … you heard right… and now SWMBO wants a half dozen more to keep in the garage in case we have visitors.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...



12 comments so far

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 05-08-2012 08:18 AM

looks like a good “thinking” chair. could use more of a head rest though.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Sam Shakouri

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#2 posted 05-08-2012 08:29 AM

Once I picked up a chair like this from the street in council colection day. After working on it, it became my favorite chair…well, in the backyard. If SWAMBO allows me, I will use it indoor to watch TV.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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stefang

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#3 posted 05-08-2012 09:04 AM

A very stylish chair Larry. I guess we can expect a big jump in production and sales with that one!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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ruddy

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#4 posted 05-08-2012 09:18 AM

Nice chair Larry…...but do you have time to use it?

-- And my head I'd be a scratchin'

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grizzman

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#5 posted 05-08-2012 09:22 AM

maybe i could be even more inspired if i saw you sitting in it becoming inspired, with ideas floating all about..whay say ye…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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ellen35

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#6 posted 05-08-2012 10:21 AM

Quick… spill some finish on it and get it embedded with sawdust! It looks like it belongs on the deck where you have tea and crumpets! You need to give it “character” or have a “character” sit in it ;-)
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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IndianJoe

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#7 posted 05-08-2012 10:22 AM

All I can say is looks nice good save

-- Nimkee** Joe

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amagineer

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#8 posted 05-08-2012 11:33 AM

I think you need to make a holder for a cold one and it will be perfect.
-Don

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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SPalm

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#9 posted 05-08-2012 12:19 PM

I hope it brings all kinds of new inspiration.
Very modern, I didn’t know ya had it in ya.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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Joe Lyddon

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#10 posted 05-08-2012 03:58 PM

Quite an improvement!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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Karson

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#11 posted 05-09-2012 02:01 AM

Just like my wife. I make things out of wood and she comes home with something from a store.

Many happy brews in your new 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 †

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Snookie

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#12 posted 05-10-2012 12:11 AM

Larry- How do you keep your shop so clean!!! No matter how hard I try everything is still covered in sawdust!

-- Snookie, Jasper,GA

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