Torched Chair

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Project by Sawdustmaker115 posted 05-16-2014 09:25 PM 971 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The very first chair I made, it’s made out of one Fir 2×4. I tried some new techniques like, bending the back rest and taking a torch to the wood. This came out a lot better then i thought it would. As i said i torched the whole thing, then i applied a coat of shellac, then top coated that with a thin oil poly finish. Took about one day to build. Tell me what you think, could i have done something better/differently.
Thanks for looking!
all comments welcome :)

-- Anthony--

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#1 posted 05-19-2014 09:08 PM

Nice torched chair. It is pretty cool, in every way. Keep it up!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#2 posted 05-26-2014 01:11 AM

What a great idea. Nice use of wood that is often taken for granted. A real hot seat.

-- Bernie, Oshawa, Ontario

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#3 posted 07-12-2014 12:51 PM

cool chair ,love the bending back

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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