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Mission Chair #2

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Project by pashley posted 2108 days ago 2254 views 9 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second chair off the same plans I used before from Kevin Rodel. Much easier second time around!

Quarterd White Oak; pyramid pegs at top are made of Paduak.

Finish is TransTint Dye in water; semi-gloss poly on top.

-- Have a blessed day!





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TedM

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#1 posted 2108 days ago

Very nice! The pegs are the icing!

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#2 posted 2108 days ago

Great looking chair. What Trans Tint dye did you use and what was the ratio if you don’t mind me asking?

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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pashley

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#3 posted 2108 days ago

Max I used the Transtint dye “Golden Brown”. Ratio? Nothing I measured…added enough til I got at least enough color to make a good tint to the wood – wish I could be more exact! A good starting point might be a cup of water, and 5 drops of dye. Try it, let it dry; if it doesn’t add all that much color, add 3 more drops, try again, and so on.

Dye, I find, colors wood so very evenly!

-- Have a blessed day!

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Woodhacker

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#4 posted 2108 days ago

Patrick, you’ve done a great job with this. I really like the look of quartersawn oak.

Thanks for posting it.

-- Martin, Kansas

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#5 posted 2108 days ago

This is a nice chair. thanks for posting

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mtnwild

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#6 posted 2108 days ago

Great job, very clean lines, nicely fitted, solid. Beautiful.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Texasgaloot

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#7 posted 2108 days ago

Seems as though you were definitely on a mission. Very impressive—did you do the upholstery as well?

-- There's no tool like an old tool...

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pashley

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#8 posted 2108 days ago

Thanks. The wife did the upholstery.

-- Have a blessed day!

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#9 posted 2108 days ago

good looking chair .. nicely done

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#10 posted 2108 days ago

Great job, How many are you planning on making? Are they going to be a set? I will be making a cherry table our dinning area and plan on making 4 or 6 chairs. I like what you have done. How can I get the plans?

-- Just believe and God will take care of the rest

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#11 posted 2108 days ago

Beautiful chair, love Rodel’s work, looks very sturdy too.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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pashley

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#12 posted 2108 days ago

Richard: I’ve made two – I supposedly will be making 4 more. They are for a friend.

You can find the plans here:

http://www.taunton.com/finewoodworking/ProjectsAndDesign/ProjectsAndDesignPDF.aspx?id=28172

-- Have a blessed day!

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CedarFreakCarl

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#13 posted 2108 days ago

That’s really nice. Great finish!

-- Carl Rast, Pelion, SC

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#14 posted 2107 days ago

I remember reading the article in FWW. The seat back is really nice. You did an outstanding job!

-- -- Jim E., Oswego, NY. Create, have fun, and work safely!

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#15 posted 2105 days ago

Patrick, great job on the chair, I’m about to try one myself. Saw them in FWW when the article came out. As soon as I’m done with the project I’m on it’s next. If you have any advise please let me know. Again, great job.

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA

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