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adirondack chair, i think

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Project by greg posted 05-31-2011 05:10 AM 1074 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i built this chair today. i looked ay a couple pictures and the guessed at the rest . she sets pretty good ,pt pine and painted against my will ,but the wife u know—-thank yall for looking greg





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sawblade1

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#1 posted 05-31-2011 05:24 AM

Interesting design, We all know about the paint situation I am working on a cabinet that the customer requested painted A lot more work :)

-- 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 elmerthomas81@neo.rr.com

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Sam Shakouri

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#2 posted 05-31-2011 05:28 AM

Nice and functional. I like to suggest to complete the circle of the back, at least the top part. It will look even nicer.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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#3 posted 05-31-2011 07:01 AM

Different, I like it…....

-- mike...............

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#4 posted 05-31-2011 03:58 PM

Like the design real well…. and the paint. If I copy it, I think I might try to finish the top with a full circle look and perhaps tilt the back backward a degree or two more… It is really hard to guess. Also I’d use less dip in the seat… at least that is what my wife said to say when she saw it. On the other hand, if it fits you well, don’t tamper with it.

well done.

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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#5 posted 05-31-2011 10:57 PM

a green adirondack chair, i think …. :-)

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greg

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#6 posted 05-31-2011 11:01 PM

i agree with the full circle back ,,that was my plan but i misfigured and little dab and they were too small. next time i know what to do——trial and error thats my life————lol

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dpow

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#7 posted 06-01-2011 12:49 AM

Adirondack chairs are like snowflakes, No two are alike. I’ve made a few A chairs over the years and tried to improve on them each time. I like your design, but I especially like the color. The most important thing is that you (and your wife) are happy with it. Put it in the shade, get a cold drink , and enjoy the summer. Thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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Dan'um Style

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#8 posted 06-01-2011 01:10 AM

well done. I like the shapes.

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