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Project by Herbiej posted 09-11-2009 05:14 AM 1234 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I finished this childs rocker for my good neighbor’s 2 year old daughter. He gave me the 2 pigs for an upcoming pig roast. The chair is the least I could do. The chair is pin oak, finished with 1 coat of Bullseye seal coat and 3 coats of Target EM 6000. Also thought I would show off my 2 week old Jack Russell puppies.

-- Acts: 2:38





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NorthGaMan

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#1 posted 09-11-2009 12:48 PM

Nice rocker and looks like some good eating to take place. Did you make the rocker from a plan?

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Dennis_MGWW

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#2 posted 09-11-2009 03:38 PM

The chair will make a nice heirloom. Good job!

-- Dennis, http://www.maplegrovewoodworks.com/ http://twitter.com/#!/MpleGrvWoodwrks

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Roz

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#3 posted 09-12-2009 07:24 PM

That’s a definate family airloom. I hope you signed it. Several generations from now someone will want to know who made it. Nice work. It looks like you dovetailed the seat frame, did you? What is “Target EM 6000”?

What kind of pigs are those, and more importantly what kind of barbeque sause are you going to have on them, mustard, tomato or cream based?

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#4 posted 09-12-2009 07:46 PM

nice work

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Herbiej

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#5 posted 09-12-2009 08:41 PM

Hey Roz, EM 6000 is a fairly new product from Target Coatings. It is a water based lacquer. Sprays nice, dries fast. The chair has a satin finish. It also comes in gloss and semi gloss. The pigs are Piney woods rooters. About four generations down from trapped ferrel pigs. The black one is a barrow, the red one a gilt. I make a mustard and vinegar sau7ce like you would fond in south Ga. and south AL. I was raised in central ga, so I know what bbq souce is suppose to be like.

-- Acts: 2:38

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EasyECP

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#6 posted 03-23-2012 01:26 PM

Really nice good, do you have plans for it? I’m looking for make one for my granddaughter, and your’s is the best I’ve seen so far.

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