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Blog entry by katiemaes posted 06-11-2015 04:51 PM 909 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

can you tell me where i can locate a spindle like the one shown in the picture?

thanks

mike



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#1 posted 06-11-2015 11:19 PM

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#2 posted 06-12-2015 12:27 AM

On one of the other chairs.

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#3 posted 06-12-2015 03:17 AM

Find a woodworker with a lathe to make you one.

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#4 posted 06-12-2015 03:28 PM

I don’t think the upper stretcher is supposed to have the same pattern as the lower one.
I believe a plain round stretcher would be fine. Do you have the broken member?
If so, and if it does have the same pattern as the lower one, I would make two pieces to replace the broken tenons and splice them into the old piece where the first ring is turned. use a solid tenon and mortise with good glue or even epoxy.

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