Bentback Androndike Chairs

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Project by ugoboy posted 1182 days ago 1339 views 9 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built a Bentback Androndike Chair. It’s made of mahogany wood. The arms were bent by resawing the wood a 1/4” thick then laminating the pieces back together using a wooden MDF mold.

-- ~ Guy Woodward, Pflugerville Texas

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Pete Wadey

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#1 posted 1182 days ago

Very Cool. Where did you find the plans? I have built and seen many adirondack variations, but never this one … I like it.

-- Pete Wadey ,

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#2 posted 1182 days ago

Very nice! do you have this plans in a large photo or pdf?

-- Lars, woodworker from Norway.

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#3 posted 1182 days ago

Beautiful chair, although classifying it as an Androndike is a stretch since the back slats are horizontal instead of vertical…

Nice design and nicely executed. Would like to see larger photos…

Keep up the good work.

Be Careful!


-- Herb, Florida - Here's why I close most messages with "Be Careful!"

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#4 posted 1182 days ago

That is really slick.
Good job,

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#5 posted 1182 days ago

Sweet :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path

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#6 posted 1182 days ago

Nice design I really like it.

-- Custom furniture

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Glen Peterson

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#7 posted 1182 days ago

Nice variation on the traditional design. Where is the plan from?

-- Glen

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Charles Maxwell

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#8 posted 1182 days ago


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#9 posted 1182 days ago

hi nice chair like the design great job on the build


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#10 posted 1182 days ago

Awesome looking chair!!

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#11 posted 1181 days ago

Very nice job! Love this design.

Did you take a course w/ Jerry Davis?

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#12 posted 1181 days ago

Nice chair, what glue did you use on the bent lamination? If you look close you can see the taunton press copyright at the bottom of the plans.

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Kyle Hart

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#13 posted 497 days ago

This chair is amazing. I have been wanting to build to chairs for my patio. Now that I have seen this i am tempted to attempt it.


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