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Project by AdamScudder posted 02-09-2012 02:54 AM 1571 views 11 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A danish modern chair came into the shop for a repair nd I liked the comfort of it a lot. I mimicked the angles and dimensions of the seat and back, then redesigned the frame for myself…hands down my favorite chair in my house! The sides are bent laminations…each layer tapered 0.5/64” so the legs start at 11/16” and runs to 1-1/8”
I used leather upholstery as an homage to the leather danish modern piece, and it looks really good with the cherry

-- Adam Scudder Woodworking





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 02-09-2012 03:13 AM

Very fine chair Adam nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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dpow

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#2 posted 02-09-2012 03:24 AM

Your Chair appears to be as comfortable as it is unique. The ability to make a chair like this is a sign of a true craftsman. Thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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#3 posted 02-09-2012 03:30 AM

Sweet, you did a great job on that one.

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#4 posted 02-09-2012 03:34 AM

Nice work!

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#5 posted 02-09-2012 03:45 AM

Very stylish, nice looking chair.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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#6 posted 02-09-2012 05:17 AM

looks very classy
great job!

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#7 posted 02-09-2012 06:04 AM

That looks like one comfy chair. Well done!

-- I never finish anyth

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#8 posted 02-09-2012 09:49 AM

Wow, what a great job and beautiful chair. You have some real skills! Great work.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#9 posted 02-09-2012 01:13 PM

Love that chair, well done.

-- Dale West Central Pa. Do it all, before last call.

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#10 posted 02-09-2012 01:45 PM

Very nice!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#11 posted 02-09-2012 01:59 PM

Adam, that is a beautiful chair. I like the design with all the curves. You did a fabulous job seamlessly joining up the arm and the backleg. The tapered bent laminations are excellent and the taper legs really add to the deisgn. Thanks for sharing you great chair.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#12 posted 02-09-2012 02:07 PM

gorgeous.

-- Jeremy, in the Acadian forests

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#13 posted 02-09-2012 10:36 PM

Love the bent lamination.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#14 posted 02-10-2012 04:22 PM

that is amazing.

-- Josh - Jacksonville, FL - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6eXmOxkM10zI0d-njOHeRQ

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#15 posted 05-19-2012 12:01 PM

Beautiful job. Very graceful loking.

Lee

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