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Maloof inspired shoe bench

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Project by maraziukas posted 1081 days ago 2557 views 31 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The picture on Scott`s page ( http://www.finewoodworker.com/build-a-maloof-inspired-shoe-bench.html ) inspired me to made it. I love it. It was very fun to build. I had a lot of sense during the process .

-- Maraziukas, Lithuania, http://www.facebook.com/MMwoodwoking





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workerinwood

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#1 posted 1081 days ago

Beautiful!! Great job.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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PKP

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#2 posted 1081 days ago

nice

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mrksiddiqui

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#3 posted 1080 days ago

Very nice. I might try this out.

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motthunter

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#4 posted 1080 days ago

great lines. looks great

-- making sawdust....

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BTKS

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#5 posted 1080 days ago

Beautiful. I love the slope and the lines, not to mention the proportion. Great work.

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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woodworm

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#6 posted 1080 days ago

Excellent work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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SteveGaskins

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#7 posted 1079 days ago

Beautiful. Can you explain how you made the side handles? They look as if they are part of the side supports (made from the same board). Thanks for posting.

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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maraziukas

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#8 posted 1079 days ago

Thank you all!

There are three boards for the side support. The one in the middle is thicker than others. Then the side support is grinded and shaped until the handle is formed.

-- Maraziukas, Lithuania, http://www.facebook.com/MMwoodwoking

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 1079 days ago

It looks really nice and and functional and has a lot of style.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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reggiek

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#10 posted 1078 days ago

Great job. Looks just like the pics on Scott’s page. I love Maloof’s work…the lines are simple yet elegant. I will have to add this to my bucket list (already have “Build a Maloof Inspired Rocking Chair” which I need to complete). This is a great bench to add to a mud room or entry hall. Thanks for sharing it along with the inspiration.

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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