This is my first adirondack chair, solid Teak

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Project by mudbone posted 08-13-2010 12:42 AM 1575 views 0 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first deck chair . made from solid teak.

-- Rick

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#1 posted 08-13-2010 12:56 AM

That’s nice. I love the coloring of the wood.

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#2 posted 08-13-2010 12:56 AM

WOW! I really like it. How bad was the teak on your blades? That is going to last a LONG time. Very nice.

-- I've never seen a tree that I wouldn't like to repurpose into a project. I love the smell of wood in the morning - it smells like victory.

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#3 posted 08-13-2010 01:20 AM

I can’t beleive how fast my blades dull. i have the dewalt 13in planer. teak is very hard, i leared the exspensive way. 55$ a set. i bet i made 20 passes on a 8in wide board, and they are shot.

-- Rick

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#4 posted 08-13-2010 01:20 AM

very nice looking chair..

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#5 posted 08-13-2010 01:41 AM

Good looking chair you have there…. Well done!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#6 posted 08-13-2010 01:46 AM

Great work. Comfy, and built to last !

-- -- Neil

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#7 posted 08-13-2010 02:49 AM

Have you tried it with a beer in hand yet…lol great looking chair and shady spot as well…BC

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#8 posted 08-13-2010 03:10 AM

Nice looking chair Mudbone..where did you get your teak? I have worked on boats with teak for 40 years and have not seen it with the light colored grain. It must be plantation teak from south america.

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#9 posted 08-13-2010 03:32 AM

Great graining. I hope you relax a wee bit more knowing that you built it so well.

-- Less is More.....expensive

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#10 posted 08-13-2010 04:02 AM

Great looking wood, I too have never seen Teak with that coloring.
Of course I’m not an expert at anything!!!

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#11 posted 08-13-2010 05:04 AM

Very cool! I love the wood! I just finished my first Adirondack chair not too long ago, and I have to say Im a little jealous. Yours is cooler!:)

-- Steph, Phoenix

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#12 posted 08-13-2010 11:30 AM

Nice chair, Love the grain and the fact that you filled in all the holes with plugs. Great attention to detail!

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

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#13 posted 08-13-2010 03:30 PM

Very pretty chair.

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

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#14 posted 08-14-2010 02:41 AM

I second the notion of beer in the hand test!
Looks so Cool! Nice choice of wood!
Great Job and thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#15 posted 09-02-2010 01:19 AM

very sharp chair ,ive seen it my self and also nice looking shop has all the goodies.

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