Dining chair

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Project by stevematis posted 07-30-2016 10:46 PM 877 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut-cherry-red oak dining chair.
I used left over wood pieces.
Dowel joints.
Final finish with 0000 steel wool and cloth burnishing.
Oil/poly finish (4x), oil/wax finish (2x).


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#1 posted 07-31-2016 01:01 AM

Very nice looking chair—simple and yet elegant!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#2 posted 07-31-2016 02:22 AM

Just a really cool chair. The dimensions are really pleasing to my eye and I love the contrast. Makes me think of coffee and caramel. I really like it.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#3 posted 07-31-2016 12:38 PM

elegant and almost playful – love it

-- Greg Simon

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#4 posted 07-31-2016 07:36 PM

Beautiful curves and great design.Realy unique.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 06-19-2017 08:31 PM

Love the design, great work. Personally I am not a fan of using all different woods, I would have stuck with one species, but to each their own, plus it’s nice to get rid of small pieces.

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#6 posted 06-22-2017 04:03 AM

Slider20, I understand your point, but this was my first “hardwood” chair. Next time for sure, walnut or cherry will come. Thanks your comment


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