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Project by bigjim64 posted 10-15-2008 05:37 PM 1645 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hi all, well i cut the size of pictures down so i can post them. i cut a mortise and tendon to attach the top to the legs, then wanted to add some oak dowels, did not use screws. and i learned a lesson, when i glued it up one leg shifted. the next time i will watch for this. i plan on making a workbench top out of the maple

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#1 posted 10-15-2008 06:31 PM

nice little stool well done.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#2 posted 10-16-2008 02:27 AM

Very Nice!! Looks really sturdy, too!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 10-16-2008 02:54 AM

very nice…one of my oldest projects is from my eight grade woodshop class…that was 25 years ago…and now my daughters sit on it at the coffee table everyday for snacks…

great stool…you will have it a long time…

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#4 posted 01-23-2013 10:33 PM

Nice stool. One nice thing about working with wood…. If it’s a little bit wobbly, you simply sand one of the legs to level it back up :-)

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