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Walnut Stool with inlaid Longhorn

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Project by IgotWood posted 2209 days ago 1797 views 10 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello fellow lumberjocks. This is another walnut stool I just completed. The longhorn is curly maple, and the tenon wedges are hard maple. Enjoy.

-- Jeremy, Austin Texas- A bad day in the shop beats a good day at work





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insuranceguy

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#1 posted 2209 days ago

This is an outstanding example of fine craftsmanship!

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Grant Davis

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#2 posted 2209 days ago

Jeremy, can you give me some details on how you cut out the inlay for this? I really like it even though it is a Longhorn.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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IgotWood

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#3 posted 2209 days ago

Grant, for the inlay on this I used the Whiteside Solid Brass Router Inlay Set . It is a really nice set, goes for about $40 at Woodcraft. It is pretty simple to use, but you can’t really do anything too intricate.

-- Jeremy, Austin Texas- A bad day in the shop beats a good day at work

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#4 posted 2209 days ago

What a beautiful stool. Nice inlay work.

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Scott Bryan

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#5 posted 2209 days ago

Jeremy,

This is a gorgeous stool. This ordinarily would be a rather simple mundane project but you have certainly raised the bar on this one. This is not a simple stool. The through tenons and maple wedges add nice details to the project. And the inlay is just outstanding.

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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Grumpy

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#6 posted 2209 days ago

Excellent job Jeremy. Great work on the inlay.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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shiney5757

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#7 posted 2209 days ago

now that is a tidy stool clean cut lines, what are the approx measurements?.
If you don’t mind me asking,

thanks for the post.

-- I cut it twice & it was still too short

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Napaman

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#8 posted 2209 days ago

You either gotta be a doctor or a woodworker to appreciate another guy’s stool…especially one with horns on it…

From this woodwoker—-”GREAT STOOL!”

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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Gary

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#9 posted 2209 days ago

Jeremy,

That’s absolutely wonderfully executed. Just awesome. Fantastic!

Oh, yeah. One thing I should’ve mentioned….. Go Gators!

;-P
G

-- Gary, Florida. http://www.penturners.org/forum/f70/servicepens-2014-a-111967/

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GaryK

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#10 posted 2208 days ago

Great inlay! Very nice work!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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TomK

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#11 posted 2194 days ago

Nice stool, Hook ‘em !

-- If you think healthcare is expensive now, wait until it's free! PJ O'Rourke

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bradyvan

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#12 posted 2151 days ago

Killer inlay – hook ‘em! Out of curiosity, have you been able to get the longhorn any smaller? I’d love to try it out on a humidor for my pops.

-- -Brady

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teenagewoodworker

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#13 posted 2151 days ago

thats outstanding!! the inlay is beautiful too!

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