Mission Style Chair

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Project by Ryan Collins posted 02-06-2009 07:44 PM 1802 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this chair last summer at home. Very difficult with angled through tennons on the back legs. Made the cusions myself too. Overall fun project. One of the more challenging.

-- "Measure twice, cut once." - Norm Abram

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#1 posted 02-06-2009 08:42 PM

That turned out very nice. Does it have a stationary back or will it recline?

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#2 posted 02-06-2009 09:58 PM

Nice work. I want to build one.

-- ED

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#3 posted 02-06-2009 11:17 PM

Ryan, Nicely built. So want to have one of these.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#4 posted 02-07-2009 03:07 AM

Nicely done. I built a similar chair last year so I can appreciate the work you put into this. In fact, I am sitting in it right now. I know I had a great sense of accomplishment when I brought mine into the house. I’m sure you feel the same way. Good job.

-- Garyb6, “True simplicity does not reveal the tremendous effort it requires.” - Somerset Maugham

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#5 posted 02-09-2009 05:12 PM

Yea, the back reclines. It has three different positions.

-- "Measure twice, cut once." - Norm Abram

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#6 posted 02-15-2009 05:36 AM

Nice Chair!

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