Adirondack Chair

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Project by EPJartisan posted 03-26-2011 05:56 PM 2079 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Everybody should make an Adirondack chair at least once. I made this one for my great niece. I don’t get to see her often, so I thought this would remind her of me a little as she grows up so fast!

-- " 'Truth' is like a beautiful flower, unique to each plant and to the season it blossoms ... 'Fact' is the root and leaf, allowing the plant grow and bloom again."

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Andrew Boyce

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#1 posted 03-26-2011 06:26 PM

Great job. Looks very comfortable too…!

-- Maker of Stuff....

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#2 posted 03-26-2011 06:58 PM

Nice chair, I make one real close to this design they are so comfortable I have been using it in the living room for the last ten years. I am sure your niece will love it and if they are like mine they will fighting over who gets to sit in it. Great job

-- Joey~~Sabina, Ohio

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#3 posted 03-26-2011 08:39 PM

Nice work! Just want to ease into with a nice brew in hand, on a lazy warm day, in the shade of a nice tree. I’m sure your niece will cherish it for a long time. Thanks for sharing. Play / be safe.

-- Glen - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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#4 posted 03-26-2011 09:15 PM

Nice chair, where’s the snifter of fine brandy and the Cuban cigar?

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

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#5 posted 03-26-2011 10:28 PM

Looking good,i have bought the dravings for that one and the rocking-model. Looking forward to build them :)

-- Boatbuilder&blacksmith

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#6 posted 03-26-2011 10:46 PM

That is a nice looking chair. Although, I’m not sure what I’m most impressed with: the chair or your organized shop.

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#7 posted 03-27-2011 01:29 AM

great looking chair

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#8 posted 03-27-2011 04:08 AM

Very Nice

-- Pete Wadey ,

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#9 posted 03-27-2011 07:44 PM

I rather like that one with less slats in back! Where did you buy plans?

-- ~the kids are off to college...time for Mom's new hobby~

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#10 posted 03-29-2011 04:58 PM

Thanks.. I actually saw a picture and extrapolated the design. Also it is 3/4 size for my niece who is only 4. I did search on-line for some plans, but I found so many styles and designs I figured I could just design my own.

-- " 'Truth' is like a beautiful flower, unique to each plant and to the season it blossoms ... 'Fact' is the root and leaf, allowing the plant grow and bloom again."

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