LumberJocks

Project for new woodworkers joint

  • Advertise with us
Project by ScottMorrison posted 04-30-2010 02:56 PM 6435 views 34 times favorited 33 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Howdy woodworking doods,

By way of announcing the shipping of my Butterfly Joint Kit, here are a few shots of the project which is included in the kit as a DVD and Templates.

The last image is a closeup of the joint itself (from a different project), but shows the details.

The stool is made in Walnut, with 4 coats of Tung Oil/Wax. This particular piece was donated to a local charity, so I am building another one for myself to assist when putting my boots on in the mornings (I need all the help I can get).

Enjoy!

-- Scott Morrison, Montana, http://www.finewoodworker.com





33 comments so far

View blockhead's profile

blockhead

1469 posts in 2282 days


#1 posted 04-30-2010 03:30 PM

Another beauty Scott! Clean, simple and elegant style with a gorgeous finish and I LOVE the butterfly joint!

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

View lazar's profile

lazar

85 posts in 2261 days


#2 posted 04-30-2010 03:42 PM

Nice, nice work.

-- www.woodworkerlazar.com

View jockmike2's profile

jockmike2

10635 posts in 3220 days


#3 posted 04-30-2010 04:05 PM

Very pretty work.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

View stefang's profile

stefang

14560 posts in 2307 days


#4 posted 04-30-2010 04:07 PM

Beautiful design Scott and really different without being weird.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View michelletwo's profile

michelletwo

2426 posts in 1989 days


#5 posted 04-30-2010 04:41 PM

very nice design and excellent joinery. THis is just spectacular .

View jack1's profile

jack1

1999 posts in 3000 days


#6 posted 04-30-2010 05:00 PM

Great form! I like it.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

View longgone's profile

longgone

5688 posts in 2282 days


#7 posted 04-30-2010 05:04 PM

Excelent joint. How did you make it?

View jayjay's profile

jayjay

639 posts in 2019 days


#8 posted 04-30-2010 05:42 PM

That’s an eye catching original piece. Very nice work on that.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

View NBeener's profile

NBeener

4808 posts in 2147 days


#9 posted 04-30-2010 05:54 PM

Oh, neat !

It genuinely looks comfy, too !!

Nicely done.

As an aside, Scott ?? I get the feeling that you should reach out to the woodworking “Doodettes,” too :-)

-- -- Neil

View Ray Friddle's profile

Ray Friddle

63 posts in 2003 days


#10 posted 04-30-2010 08:19 PM

wow, it looks alive.

-- Ray

View Rick's profile

Rick

357 posts in 2183 days


#11 posted 04-30-2010 08:23 PM

cool. I love those joints.

View WoodGuyNC's profile

WoodGuyNC

111 posts in 1940 days


#12 posted 04-30-2010 09:33 PM

Very nice, I like…, no, love, the Butterfly Joint.

-- You can't buy salvation, it's a free gift from God.

View WistysWoodWorkingWonders's profile

WistysWoodWorkingWonders

12253 posts in 2130 days


#13 posted 04-30-2010 11:01 PM

that is pretty cool… did you come up with the joint concept yourself? nice to see some new joinery being developed out there…

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

View pommy's profile

pommy

1697 posts in 2664 days


#14 posted 04-30-2010 11:04 PM

is it me or is $180+ dollars abit to much for a piece of MDF

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

View ScottMorrison's profile

ScottMorrison

144 posts in 1950 days


#15 posted 04-30-2010 11:26 PM

Thanks for all the comments doods (and doodettes). Yes, the joint is my invention (after 2 years of design work).

Pommy – It’s not mdf. The template is made from UHMW, custom machined, as well as a custom made router bit, made in the USA. Plus there is a video and templates. All in all, I think it’s a darn good deal.

Everyone else, thank you for your kindness.

-- Scott Morrison, Montana, http://www.finewoodworker.com

showing 1 through 15 of 33 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com