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Child sized Maloof rocker

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Cherry Maloof inspired rocker.

Used the help and guidance of Hal Taylor’s book and plans to complete the chair. This is my 4th rocker and 2nd Maloof. Chair will be a Christmas gift for my niece. Construction is very similiar to an adult sized Maloof except I choose to use 6 back supports instead of 7 and used 6/8 lumber instead of 8/4. Also tried to highlight a few knots that I found in the lumber.





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tonøsa

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#1 posted 1246 days ago

Very nice rocker, your niece is very lucky.

-- Tom, Odense

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chewbuddy13

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#2 posted 1246 days ago

Nice job, about how big is that? Did you scale down the full size plans?

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DrDirt

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#3 posted 1246 days ago

Nicely done… but 6/8 lumber?? ;-P

-- "If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves." Edison

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jjempson

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#4 posted 1246 days ago

wow…where did you find the plans..:)

-- jjempson

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RickL

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#5 posted 1246 days ago

Excellent. I’m still working on my full sized chair, I am sure she will love it

-- Rick, Union,KY firstlightwoodworking.blogspot.com

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Ken90712

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#6 posted 1245 days ago

Wow great chair, like the way you incorparated the knot into the arm rest.

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

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sras

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#7 posted 1245 days ago

Beautiful chair! One that will be around for generations I’m sure!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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NormG

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#8 posted 1244 days ago

Wonderful looking chair and even more wonderfully executed, great deisgn

-- Norman

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