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Project by majuvla posted 09-29-2015 08:37 AM 1114 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I reused old chairs’ legs and backs, beech wood to make this stand, renewed paint and put some glossy varnish as finish.
Joints were made with threaded rods and closed nuts. Joints are movable so I can adjust center of gravity.
For easy moving I put those clear wheels diameter 5cm. Total cost some 25$.
There were lot of cutitngs, drilling and sanding.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#1 posted 09-29-2015 08:48 AM

This is really nice! Great idea :)

-- LaShunda - No Final destination moments please !

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#2 posted 09-29-2015 11:26 AM

Great work Ivan. The finish and wood are very nice too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 09-29-2015 12:50 PM

Cool idea and nicely done. I’ll send you my newspapers.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#4 posted 09-29-2015 01:28 PM

very nice, well done!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#5 posted 09-29-2015 03:36 PM

Very creative, Ivan. I was just telling a buddy of mine who I want to join Lumberjocks how creative you are to make machines for your shop. This is a really nice rack you’ve made!!

Very good work, my friend!!.............Cheers, Jim

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

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#6 posted 09-29-2015 04:00 PM

That looks cool. A good re-purposing of an old chair.

-- Ni faru ion el ligno!

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#7 posted 09-30-2015 02:00 AM

Pretty cool idea

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#8 posted 09-30-2015 03:49 AM

Very nicely done, Ivan! I like the adjustability of it. Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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