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Early footstool

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Project by Rick M. posted 1006 days ago 1060 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One of my early projects of stained pine, probably finished with Danish Oil. Built it mostly to practice my handcut dovetails. As you can see I never fully sanded out the scribe lines and the stool has been very well used by the family. The half dovetails were trickier than they look. It really needs to be sanded down properly and refinished.

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|





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SPHinTampa

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#1 posted 1006 days ago

nice handcut joinery

-- Shawn, I ask in order to learn

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#2 posted 1006 days ago

yes, really nice dovetails

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#3 posted 1005 days ago

Thanks. There is one in the picture that needed a little fudging, a little sawdust and glue to fill it in but overall it wasn’t bad for a first time.

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|

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#4 posted 1004 days ago

It stood the test of time, don’t touch it! As it gets older it gets more valuable. Nice work by the way.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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