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Child's Glider Chair

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Project by Sawhorse posted 05-16-2007 01:38 PM 2859 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this Glider Chair for my youngest Grandson, Colby. I used a plan from Rockler to get the basic pattern. I made this chair from White Oak and my wife did the upholstry work. I used Golden Oak stain and finished in with 4 coats of spray-on polyurethane.

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX - www.sawhorseworkshop.com





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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 05-16-2007 01:49 PM

oh my goodness—this is for royalty!!!
amazing. Definitely an heirloom to be used for MANY generations. Wow

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

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oscorner

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#2 posted 05-16-2007 02:45 PM

My thoughts exactly. Looks like the throng of a king. Very nicely done!

-- Jesus is Lord!

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CharlieM1958

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#3 posted 05-16-2007 04:02 PM

Wow. I get a headache just thinking about cutting out all of that!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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PanamaJack

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#4 posted 05-16-2007 07:43 PM

Now this is one awsome little chair. Very, very well done. How many hours wrapped up in this one Sawhorse?

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#5 posted 05-17-2007 05:15 AM

Very nice chair. Chairs are hard to make, you did a great job. mike

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

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Sawhorse

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#6 posted 05-17-2007 01:53 PM

Thanks everyone for the kind words….didn’t count the hours PanamaJack, since it was for my grandson I took my time. I will say that the back and the seat offered a bit of a challenge, but it was worth it to see his eyes light-up went I gave it to him….

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX - www.sawhorseworkshop.com

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