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Mesquite Maloof Style Rocker

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Project by mwilhelm posted 08-13-2014 07:17 PM 1255 views 4 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my latest Maloof style rocker. It is smaller than my previous rocker since this one is made for my wife. It is made from Argentine Mesquite with accents of purple heart and turquoise. My wife will be happy that it is finished since I have been working on it here and there for months. Enjoy and let me know what you think.





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kreitzm

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#1 posted 08-13-2014 07:39 PM

I like it, really nice work!

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#2 posted 08-13-2014 10:01 PM

Awesome! How was the mesquite to work with?

-- Paul, Las Vegas

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#3 posted 08-13-2014 10:21 PM

Stunning.
Your shape-work is outstanding.
Cheers, Jinky (James).

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#4 posted 08-13-2014 11:57 PM

Wow, that’s a beautiful chair! I love that mesquite! I’m sure your wife is going to love it, and will really enjoy rocking in it!

-- Dean

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#5 posted 08-14-2014 02:11 AM

I never get tired of seeing these projects. A significant accomplishment!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#6 posted 08-14-2014 05:26 AM

That chair totally ROCKS!!

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#7 posted 08-14-2014 09:02 AM

Outstanding work!

-- JEFF Illinois (Banks of the Mississippi)

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#8 posted 08-14-2014 01:49 PM

nice looking rocker.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#9 posted 08-14-2014 01:56 PM

realy nice work

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#10 posted 08-14-2014 03:53 PM

Absolutely amazing. Love the style of rocker and it looks SOOOOOO comfortable, with the releif cuts and form back. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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Mike_from_Buffalo

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#11 posted 08-14-2014 05:27 PM

awesome work!

-- Mike from Buffalo "A man spends the first half of his life learning habits that shorten the other half of his life."

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#12 posted 08-14-2014 05:40 PM

Nice job what kind of finish did you use.

-- John, Owasso OK Boomer Sooner

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#13 posted 08-14-2014 05:56 PM

Incredible!!! what an awesome design,

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#14 posted 08-14-2014 06:37 PM

Super job looks GREAT!

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#15 posted 08-15-2014 02:00 AM



Nice job what kind of finish did you use.

- fbo52


Thanks. I used 6 coats of tung oil then 3 coats of wipe on poly mixed with howard feed-n-wax and finished with 1 coat of straight feed-n-wax.

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