Adirondack rocker

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Built this chair from bald cypress that was salvaged from 100 year old pickle vats.

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#1 posted 06-16-2012 04:05 AM

gorgeous. I like the rocker idea…. (but does it smell briny after a rain? ;)

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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#2 posted 06-16-2012 04:37 AM

Nice job. I like it a lot.

and welcome to Lumberjocks.

-- Eric, central Florida

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#3 posted 06-16-2012 11:03 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks , a world of advise, opinions, and experiences, all shared without judgement.

I haven’t seen many Adirondack Rockers, yours is very nicely done. – Len

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#4 posted 06-16-2012 11:31 AM

This is nice, clean and neat. You did a fine job.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#5 posted 06-16-2012 05:07 PM

Nicely done. My wife asked about the smell as well – briny? The finish on the cypress makes it look like cedar.

-- A bad craftsmen blames his cheap #$%ing tools

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#6 posted 06-16-2012 06:21 PM

No smell, they turned out great.

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#7 posted 06-16-2012 06:45 PM

Super looking rocker and neat wood.

-- Custom furniture

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#8 posted 06-16-2012 10:52 PM

thats a beautifl rocker ,going to be around for a long time to come too welcome to LJs it a great wood working site.

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#9 posted 06-17-2012 02:53 PM

Rock on!

-- Chance Four "Not Just a Second Chance"

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