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Project by Lupo posted 02-16-2010 05:58 AM 2524 views 5 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is pretty cool. I got the idea from a web site here in boston , but the over all is mine!!!!!!!!! The first few picture are unfinished and the last is a section of the leg. 90% of the corner removal has been by hand with a file and sand paper.

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#1 posted 02-16-2010 06:07 AM

Pretty cool.

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#2 posted 02-16-2010 06:20 AM

This picture was taken a week ago The corners are smoothed out and it looks much sleeker. Thank you for the comment !

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#3 posted 02-16-2010 06:50 AM

This is a real interesting chair, wouldn’t mind making one for myself. You did good

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#4 posted 02-16-2010 07:05 AM

That is an Incredible Design. GOOD STUFF! Lopo!

-- Deodorant is like Common Sense. Those who need it the most, never use it.

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#5 posted 02-16-2010 07:26 AM

I like the sculptural attempt on this. I think you could keep pushing the design with more unusual 3 Dimensional shapes and make some interesting versions of this chair. Keep pushing that envelope!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#6 posted 02-16-2010 09:50 AM

easy rider

-- Dreaming patterns

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#7 posted 02-16-2010 10:43 AM

Definitely an out of the box chair!! Great design, I like it:-)) is it as comfy as my Lazy Boy recliner? Welcome ot LJ.

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

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#8 posted 02-16-2010 12:40 PM

The next one is going to be different!!!! It is pretty comfortable. The curve near the lower back curve needs to be more exaggerated . This is 100% recycled wood also. The Mahogany is from some old decking the pine is drawers from a dresser and the rest is cutoffs.

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#9 posted 02-16-2010 01:33 PM

Interesting. Bet it gets many questions when it is seen for the first time…

Thanks for sharing

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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#10 posted 02-16-2010 01:45 PM

Freaky chair.

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#11 posted 02-16-2010 03:00 PM

Awesome design! Does it creak at all when you get in and out of it?

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#12 posted 02-16-2010 03:16 PM

Cozmo. No it does not. It does flex quite a bit side to side so an uneven floor is no match for it! It is very strong linearly though.

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#13 posted 02-16-2010 03:21 PM

Could you be the new “Maloof” in the making?


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#14 posted 02-16-2010 03:33 PM

Wow! That is such a huge compliment! There has been very few times I have ben left without anything to say! Thank you!

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#15 posted 02-16-2010 04:15 PM

Reminds me of a stripped down version of this Moser Studio chair.

-- It's only wood.

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