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Project by William King posted 1851 days ago 2088 views 7 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This rocking chair is for my Dad. This chair is made of walnut and ash. The Finish is danish oil. The plans are from Hal Taylor.

-- William King, Florida, http://www.woodwrestler.com





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Christopher

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#1 posted 1851 days ago

Awesome. Did Hal Taylor emulate Sam Maloof? These chairs are so beautiful….

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 1851 days ago

Hey william
wonderful, beautiful wood ,design and great build well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Sawdustonmyshoulder

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#3 posted 1851 days ago

Looks comfortable!

Nice joinery!!

-- Makin' Sawdust!!!

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mtkate

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#4 posted 1851 days ago

absolutely beautiful. You made me google Hal Taylor. He looks comfy on his web site :)

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woodworm

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#5 posted 1851 days ago

Really very very beautiful. Great job!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Joe Lyddon

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#6 posted 1851 days ago

Your Dad will LOVE IT!

Great job!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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Woodhacker

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#7 posted 1851 days ago

William, you are a true craftsman, your joinery looks fantastic.

Thanks for posting it.

-- Martin, Kansas

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Loucarb

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#8 posted 1851 days ago

Great looking rocker. well done.

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DrDirt

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#9 posted 1850 days ago

Very nice work – love the grain symmetry in your seat glue up and the arms in photo 6.
So how much faster was this one to build since you had all the forms made this time around?

-- "If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves." Edison

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lightweightladylefty

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#10 posted 1850 days ago

What splendid details! It really looks inviting. Your dad is truly blessed.

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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William King

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#11 posted 1850 days ago

Thanks for all the great comments. And Dave I built this one in half the time.

-- William King, Florida, http://www.woodwrestler.com

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jockmike2

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#12 posted 1850 days ago

Super looking rocker, your Dad is lucky to have such a skilled and giving son. Beautiful.

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

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Rasim Ramadan

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#13 posted 1850 days ago

great job man thanks for sharing

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Nick Solimine

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#14 posted 1845 days ago

Can i adopt you and get one. Beautiful work

-- Nick , North Carolina " If we trust in GOD he will never put us in a place where his graces will not protect us "

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Occie gilliam

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#15 posted 1839 days ago

wow, will built

-- OC down in Costa Rica. come down and see me some time. I'll keep the light on for you too-oc@hotmail.com mail.com

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