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Project by okwoodshop posted 11-04-2009 02:08 AM 1452 views 1 time favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

well, finally put the wax on and buffed out.5 coats wipe on poly and dark walnut stain which I left a little heavy around the joint areas. Sits very well as you can tell. between this rocker and the lumberjocks website I may never get in the shop again.





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patron

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#1 posted 11-04-2009 02:13 AM

can’t you use the rocker to talk with us on LJ’s ?

beautiful work !

rock on dude .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Dan Hux

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#2 posted 11-04-2009 03:10 AM

sweet chair…nice work…

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC http://whitdaniel.com

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#3 posted 11-04-2009 03:13 AM

Looks Great Duane

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Xtreme90

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#4 posted 11-04-2009 03:18 AM

Wow!!

What a piece of craftsmanship. Beautifull work!

-- "I don't cut wood. I machine it!" G.M. The wood machinest

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#5 posted 11-04-2009 03:37 AM

After all we’ve heard, we finally get to see it ;-)) Congrats!! Enjoy, now back to work to make one for yourself, you know SOMBO will claim it :-)) :-)))

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Dale

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#6 posted 11-04-2009 03:39 AM

Beautiful Duane, love the headrest. Can’t wait to start mine.

-- Dale West Central Pa. Do it all, before last call.

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ejv

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#7 posted 11-04-2009 05:06 AM

Excellent – love the sculpted lines.

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daveintexas

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#8 posted 11-04-2009 06:09 AM

Hey wait a minute. I thought you were going to paint it?? LOL

You did a wonderful job. The build was great, and the finish is the icing on the cake.

thanks for posting.

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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#9 posted 11-04-2009 07:29 AM

Nice rockler. I like the tall headrest. Put a cushion for your head and you might never get out of it.

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpieceā€¦ because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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bigpops0259

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#10 posted 11-04-2009 02:48 PM

Sweet, you did a GREAT job! been thinking about making one myself.

-- Marty Ohio

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FatScratch

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#11 posted 11-04-2009 02:53 PM

Great craftsmanship. Rockers like this look so inviting and classy. Very nicely done.

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RexMcKinnon

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#12 posted 11-04-2009 04:26 PM

Great rocker. It looks much smaller on the first few pictures. You get a real sense of the size with the last picture. I did not think the back was that high.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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hasbeen99

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#13 posted 11-04-2009 08:56 PM

The finish is absolutely beautiful! You should be very proud. Enjoy it for years to come. :o)

-- "The only thing that counts is faith, expressing itself in love." --Galatians 5:6

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huff

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#14 posted 11-05-2009 04:39 AM

Looks waaaaaaaay too comfortable! Super job.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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rsladdwoodworks

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#15 posted 12-19-2009 01:36 AM

is this your design or did you get the plains from some I would like to make a rocker like this for my doughter and I would hope my work will look hafe as good as your’s

-- Robert Laddusaw and no I am not smarter then a fifth grader ( and no I canot spell so if it is a problem don't read it ))

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