dovetail foot stool

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Project by jjempson posted 03-21-2010 01:08 PM 2507 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

just practice more than anything.. i also give this to students to make if they wish to push their hand skills further

-- jjempson

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naomi weiss

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#1 posted 03-21-2010 02:09 PM

Nice! i like how you tweaked an otherwise traditional project.

-- 'Humility is a duty in great ones, as well as in idiots'--Jeremy Taylor

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#2 posted 03-21-2010 02:28 PM

Great practice project. It appears you have the dovetail thing down to a science. Nicely done.
What household couldn’t use on of these?

-- Marc

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#3 posted 03-21-2010 03:32 PM

You’ve got talent, or at least a great jig or both. Hand cut dovetails are the most impressive skill a student can learn, “accuracy”. Excellent.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#4 posted 03-21-2010 03:46 PM

great footstool

and welcometo L J


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#5 posted 03-21-2010 10:21 PM

thank you Bradford….im afraid i could not afford a jig so had to go old school and do it by hand…best way to be honest.

-- jjempson

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#6 posted 03-22-2010 06:44 AM

that is one cool stool….

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#7 posted 08-31-2010 03:49 AM

i love this

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are."

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