adirondak chair

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Project by SgtLazUSMC posted 1543 days ago 1419 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I cant believe these sell for 300 bucks. I built it for around 30 and it is very sturdy and very comfortable. It took about a 6 pack of beer and 2 hours. Being from the south I used knotty pine and am gonna sleep on clear coat, stain or paint…

-- SgtLaz

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#1 posted 1543 days ago

Nice work. End results looks great.

-- TheQueTip, Round Rock Texas - All tools I've purchased from Harbor Freight eventually became a hammer.

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#2 posted 1543 days ago

I use spur-urethane by Mimwax for exteriar furniture and i think it works great nice looking chair

-- Kevin, Virginia

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#3 posted 1543 days ago

Great chairs. Where did you get the design layout for them? I would love to make some for myself.

-- wrtnaz

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#4 posted 1543 days ago

One of the better looking Adirondak chair designs. Yours or from a pattern? You better build another one just in case someone brings some beer over.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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#5 posted 1543 days ago

Super chair

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 1543 days ago

i got a hold of a few old chairs, took them apart traced the parts on cardboard, made them more comfortable with curves and bends and traced them onto the wood, cut them with a jig saw and sanded them after the pics. Ill put more pics on once I decide on a type and color of finish and will eventually make a set with a table and foot stool

-- SgtLaz

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#7 posted 1543 days ago

Nice chair ….......wrtnatz: google adirondak chair plan ,I’m planning to make a couple this summer for friend and family.I found at least 3 to 4 plans for free


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#8 posted 1543 days ago

Great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#9 posted 1543 days ago


-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#10 posted 1541 days ago

Cool blooipr. Thanks

-- wrtnaz

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#11 posted 1536 days ago

A great chair. My father made these about 40 years ago and I have his wooden patterns. I’m going to make some someday.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

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