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Project by DPWoodworking305 posted 05-11-2016 08:21 PM 1349 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First bar stool project.. Many flaws but still wanted to post it as I learned quite a bit from this project.. Hopefully next one will be somewhat better :-). .Used walnut and oak..

-- D.Pesic





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Fired_Yo_Momma

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#1 posted 05-12-2016 02:55 AM

Looks pretty cool just not sure using pocket screws for the foot rests will hold up over time. Many times I actually push my weight up to repossition my ass. Looks nice though.

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DPWoodworking305

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#2 posted 05-12-2016 12:55 PM

Thanks.. I did use glue along with the pocket holes but I feel the same way that over time will not hold up.. I’ll experiment with mortises and tenons on the next one and will see how it comes out..

-- D.Pesic

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RJ2

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#3 posted 05-12-2016 01:27 PM

Very nice , always had a warm place in my heart for Barstools . Here is a pic of an outgoing tide, without the Seat cushions . Had one customer that had a Quick Draw Gun School that did some up with thick cowhide leather , priceless .

-- RJ, Tampa Fl, RJMETALWOODS.COM

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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 05-12-2016 02:07 PM

I like this stool, it’s really nice.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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DPWoodworking305

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#5 posted 05-12-2016 02:14 PM

RJ: Thanks… Those are truly beautiful barstools. let’s see if one of these days I make attempt in building something similar.. Do you have any pictures of the ones you built with the seat cushions?

-- D.Pesic

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DPWoodworking305

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#6 posted 05-12-2016 02:15 PM

Thanks Charles

-- D.Pesic

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Shuja

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#7 posted 05-12-2016 03:12 PM

Welcome to the best forum.
If that is your first let me visit you after a couple of years. You will be one of the best.
I would learn from you.

-- shuja

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drewpy

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#8 posted 05-12-2016 03:46 PM

Nice looking stool. Welcome to LumberJocks!

-- Drew in Ohio -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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DPWoodworking305

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#9 posted 05-12-2016 03:48 PM

Thanks guys! Really appreciate the warm welcome and your comments

-- D.Pesic

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SteveGaskins

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#10 posted 05-12-2016 11:43 PM

I really like this stool. I have always had an interest in bar stool, but still have not made one. Great looking build and welcome aboard.

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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ronstar

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#11 posted 05-13-2016 02:00 AM

Nice stool! I like the contrasting woods on the seat

-- Ron, Northern Illinois

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canadianchips

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#12 posted 05-13-2016 03:22 AM

I really like the rectangular seat. More than a round one. Was hoping to try one of these one day. Maybe you inspired me !

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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