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Project by siavosh posted 09-29-2014 01:09 AM 2228 views 10 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project came about because I had a growing pile of offcuts I didn’t want to throw away. This was my first time trying lamination, and I learned my lesson for next time to take care in grain orientation when laying out the pieces. Fun, little, unexpected project. I detailed some of the build in the a short blog series.

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woodcox

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#1 posted 09-29-2014 06:29 AM

Good use of your off cuts, it turned out really nice. Cool watching it come together in your blog.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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murch

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#2 posted 09-29-2014 11:23 AM

Very neat little stool. Looks a lot more than off-cuts.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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drewpy

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#3 posted 09-29-2014 12:24 PM

Wonderful stool. Very nice work. Thanks for sharing.

-- Drew in Ohio -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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siavosh

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#4 posted 09-29-2014 05:43 PM

Thanks folks, a humbling experience, but I got the bug to look into a simple chair project at some point soon I hope…

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#5 posted 09-29-2014 08:26 PM

A great project. Exacting measurements, you make it look easy, but it is the measurements that make the wonderful footstool. Nice.

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siavosh

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#6 posted 09-29-2014 09:20 PM

Thanks for the kind words prospector45. I learned a lot about what not to do :)

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#7 posted 09-29-2014 09:49 PM

Very nice build and a challenging project. Thanks for posting.

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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#8 posted 09-30-2014 08:05 PM

Perfectly used scraps. Awsome looking stool!Wood colours are great and technic used.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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siavosh

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#9 posted 09-30-2014 11:32 PM

Steve & Ivan – thanks for the comments, appreciate it!

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Jim Jakosh

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#10 posted 11-28-2014 07:07 PM

That is one sharp looking stool. I love it!!.............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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