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Project by TimR7 posted 07-29-2016 02:23 PM 612 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Adirondack chair that took me forever to make, mainly because i cut my finger well enough to require 19 stitches (didn’t lose it tho, that is a plus) made of cedar and coated with Spar Urethane. i think it turned out really well. I had intended on making 2 at the same time, however ran out of cedar and just haven’t gotten any more yet, until then the wife has told me its her chair and she wont share. Got the plans from fine wood working magazine, tables and chairs edition.

-- "Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. ~Winston Churchill





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Derfss2003

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#1 posted 07-29-2016 03:08 PM

nice work.

-- Love the smell of snow in the morning.

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#2 posted 07-29-2016 06:17 PM

Although it’s classic and well known design, stil this wood looks very beautiful.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 07-29-2016 07:54 PM

Those are some huge arms

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#4 posted 07-29-2016 09:13 PM

nice chair tim i made some very similar to yours using plans from norm abrams, they were very comfortable and i ending up doing about a dozen for friends and family.those big wide arms are great for holding a plate or drink during bbq’s,great job.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#5 posted 07-30-2016 12:06 AM

Great looking Adirondack! I can see why the wife hijacked it! The cedar looks great—and those are definitely some big arms…...!

-- Dean

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#6 posted 07-30-2016 02:25 AM

That is a super looking chair. Nice job on it…........................Cheers, Jim

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

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#7 posted 07-30-2016 05:02 AM

That is a dandy looking chair. No wonder your wife clamed it.

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#8 posted 07-30-2016 11:21 AM

Hope your finger is healing. The chair is great. Really like the cedar. And the view from the patio looks just peaceful and relaxing. Hopefully you can build a second chair to join your wife!

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