Bubinga rocking chair

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Project by Hal Taylor posted 1212 days ago 3839 views 28 times favorited 43 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a waterfall bubinga rocking chair I just finished for Gary in NC. Waiting on box to ship it.

-- Hal, VA,

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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 1212 days ago

Hal that is a truly amazing chair.


-- 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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#2 posted 1212 days ago

The chair and wood are both fantastic.
Thanks for sharing

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#3 posted 1212 days ago

Very pretty. That is some amazing wood.

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ 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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#4 posted 1212 days ago

Seriously beautiful grain pattern. That lumber must have been pricey.

-- Allen, Colorado

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#5 posted 1212 days ago

Seriously, WOW!

Nice to see such beautiful wood so masterly put to use. What a treasure…..............

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

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#6 posted 1212 days ago

That is by far the most beautiful chair that I have seen. WOW!!!

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#7 posted 1212 days ago

absolutely beautiful!


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#8 posted 1212 days ago

Beautiful Rocker.

-- 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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#9 posted 1212 days ago

Beautiful chair, exelent work and what a wonderful wood.
Best thoughts,

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#10 posted 1212 days ago

What a beautiful chair. Just look at that seat and headrest. Incredible. You’re the man Hal. I ordered your DVD’s and templates 6 mos. ago. I have seen the DVD’s about three times now-there is so much information. I have built the forms and jigs and have the templates ready to go. All I need is to purchase the Walnut and get started. I’m very excited about this project and I must tell you folks that you will not find better plans or more thorough instructional DVD’s than Hal Taylor’s. The amount of detail is incredible- and I know because I have plans from the others as well.

-- Kevin, South Carolina

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#11 posted 1212 days ago

Wow! What a stunning heirloom you’ve created – so light and delicate in appearance, and looks very comfy, too.

-- - Cindy, texture freak -

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#12 posted 1212 days ago

Wow..That about sums it up!

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#13 posted 1212 days ago

I am a huge bubinga fan. It is a fantastic wood and, relative to most other exotics, it affordable. This is the first bubinga rocker I have seen and it is not an exaggeration to say this is the best looking rocker I have ever seen.

I feel inspired, motivated and humbled.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#14 posted 1212 days ago

Thanks for all the kind comments guys and gals! I appreciate all of you.


-- Hal, VA,

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#15 posted 1212 days ago

Wow! That’s much too pretty to send to NC. I think it should be in Maryland myself. I’ll PM my address!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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