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Project by Rogue posted 11-18-2010 07:42 PM 2453 views 20 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It finally here!! I have been casually designing this chair since last year and seriously for last 4 months but all the peices finally came together!! This is really a combination of all my favorite elements from my favorite chair makers. The two biggest infuences are Benji Reyes, and of corse Sam Maloof. The front legs, seat bed and back cap are made of honey locust and the bent back is of mahogany. The legs and seat aree fully sculpted. Its finished with tonge oil.

-- Rogue





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DaddyZ

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#1 posted 11-18-2010 07:45 PM

Sweet Looking Chair !!!

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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Diggerjacks

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#2 posted 11-18-2010 07:50 PM

A very pretty chair

A unique design

” It’s a long way to the top ” but the result is very good

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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Eric_S

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#3 posted 11-18-2010 07:59 PM

That is a really neat design!

-- - Eric Indianapolis, IN

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isetegija

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#4 posted 11-18-2010 08:49 PM

Gorgeous design and nice grain on seat.
Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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#5 posted 11-18-2010 09:55 PM

Very original!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Jamie Speirs

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#6 posted 11-18-2010 10:05 PM

That is thinking way out the box.
What an incredible design.
It must feel good to see the dream finally in the wood.
A design like this must have been in your head for a bit. :)

Thanks for sharing
Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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David

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#7 posted 11-18-2010 10:12 PM

Outstanding workmanship and design! I’ve seen a lot of chairs for sale in the “High End category” that are an attempt to come up with something different and fail miserably because there is not an ounce of grace or harmony in the design. You have successfully accomplished it. If I get to poke a little fun at you; it would only be for applying “tonge oil” ~ at least you didn’t try to procure any “Tongue oil. Yes; Tung Oil is my favorite

-- Islandwoodworker@Gmail.com

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ellen35

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#8 posted 11-18-2010 10:29 PM

Beautiful design and execution. That is one sweet chair!
And it looks sooooo comfortable!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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peteg

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#9 posted 11-18-2010 10:46 PM

proves that planning, carefull design, patience & skill is generally a good combo. One Classy chair

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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kiwisharyn

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#10 posted 11-18-2010 10:52 PM

Great chair – and I love the setting for the photographs too!

-- ... must be time for a cup of tea and a sit-down

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mtnwild

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#11 posted 11-18-2010 11:27 PM

Fantastic!! Super all around! That’s a long process, great to see real effort and patience, go into a project! Yes, nice scenery….............

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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PurpLev

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#12 posted 11-18-2010 11:38 PM

beautiful work – majestic!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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cwdance1

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#13 posted 11-18-2010 11:38 PM

Wow, very cool looking chair.What a great job.

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tyvekboy

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#14 posted 11-19-2010 01:56 AM

Nice design. Looks comfortable. Great workmanship. I give it 5 stars.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA

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Dan'um Style

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#15 posted 11-19-2010 03:21 AM

one of my favorite chairs on LJ’s … really caught my eye

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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