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My "First attempt" at Chair building

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Project by Justdoit posted 12-20-2008 12:38 AM 945 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Last Summer, after I had finished most of the “new deck” (flooring) for the screen porch addition I had some nice pressure-treated lumber left…Could not resist taking a “leap” at building a nice comfortable chair (for that cold beer at the end of a long day “on the project site”...My buddy, next door calls this my “Life Guard Chair”...It really is comfortable…as you can see “Fluffy” decided it was his!! Have had many cats, in my life…but this guy…well he thought he was a dog, I think….would follow me around the yard, “played with” the beagle that lived up the street…and loved hamburgers…

-- Mike





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Callum Kendall

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#1 posted 12-20-2008 02:37 AM

Looks great, the cat likes it:) Its a similar style to my swing seat Click for details

Thanks for the post

Callum

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matt garcia

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#2 posted 12-20-2008 03:15 AM

Thats a great chair, and it looks like you have a happy, satisfied customer!! Great job!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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Tomcat1066

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#3 posted 12-20-2008 03:45 PM

The cat may act like a dog, but I’m willing to bet that he considers that chair as HIS!

Good looking outdoor chair. Nice job!

-- "Give me your poor tools, your tired steel, your huddled masses of rust." Yep, I ripped off the Statue of Liberty. That's how I roll!

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MsDebbieP

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#4 posted 12-20-2008 09:35 PM

that’s a great chair and the kitty SO reminds me of our dear departed Gizmo. Must be a twin.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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MsDebbieP

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#5 posted 12-20-2008 10:05 PM

I just showed my daughter the picture and she tried to figure out what chair (in our yard) was used to take the picture of her cat…she is confused :) I’m telling you, that cat could be an identical twin

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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MrsN

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#6 posted 12-22-2008 08:25 PM

I like the chair. A comfortable outdoor chair has been on my list of things to build. Now I just need to convince my husband that I need a cat to keep it warm for me.

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