Double Adirondack

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Project by whsewardiv posted 06-12-2015 05:26 AM 2104 views 11 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Made this for my wife’s best friend as a wedding gift. I posted it on Facebook to show it off and now have 6 more to make. I better get busy

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#1 posted 06-12-2015 05:52 AM

Always enjoy a tandem take on a outdoor classic, good job of it! By the way, welcome to LJ’s, hope you find it as rewarding as I have.

-- Greg, No. Cal. - "Gaudete in Domino Semper"

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#2 posted 06-12-2015 08:17 AM

That is really nice. I am starting to build the chairs like yours except you don’t set as low to the ground…perhaps one of these would work with them

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#3 posted 06-12-2015 05:57 PM

Very nicely done! I imagine that you will have more than 6 to make before long. :)

-- Chem, Central California

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#4 posted 06-12-2015 06:54 PM

”I posted it on Facebook to show it off and now have 6 more to make. I better get busy”

You’re a victim of your own success, LOL

Very nice looking chairs.

-- The first cordless tool was a stick. The first power tool was a rock.

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#5 posted 06-12-2015 07:04 PM

Thanks all. I think I might be a regular here now this site is great

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#6 posted 06-12-2015 09:16 PM

Welcome to our addiction/hobby??

Everyone here is a little off kilter—it helps the imagination and other “logical” things fall into place!

I usually think ” another boring AD—chair” YOURS is definitely not boring—NICE I like the canted idea very much and will be borrowing it.

How much will you be charging for the ones you sell and what woods will you use? Appreciate the answer, thanks.

I am sure that others will also like the answer.

-- just rjR

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#7 posted 06-13-2015 12:03 AM

Great looking pair of Adirondacks! They look like a great place to sit and enjoy a cold one!

-- Dean

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#8 posted 06-13-2015 01:00 AM

Can you show us the back side?

-- Gray hair is a crown of splendor; it is attained by a righteous life. Proverbs 16:31

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#9 posted 06-13-2015 01:49 AM

Thanks all…

Ralbuck…for now I’m using pressure treated. Cedar would be preferred but that’s $$$$ I don’t have yet the material cost is about $120 and it takes me about 8 solid hours to build BUT I haven’t seen 8 hours straight in a long time. Kids usually interrupt as does the wife. I’m not sure what to charge I was thinking 250-300. I’ve seen similar sets for $400+

Here’s a link to the plans I used

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#10 posted 06-13-2015 03:30 AM

I really like these angled chairs better than the straight ones. Makes it easier to visit. Thanks for sharing the link.

-- Joe - - Laughter is like a windshied wiper, it doesn't stop the rain but allows us to keep going.

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#11 posted 06-14-2015 10:36 PM

Great job on this chair set. And, don’t you just hate it when someone sees something you made and they want one of them yesterday

-- Norman

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