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Project by tiny posted 06-20-2012 12:59 AM 1631 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My leather working friend sent me a photo and challenged me to make a chair. This is what I came up with. It looks better in person. I guess the pics lacks dimension and the bench is knotted and sinker cypress.

-- Rogers, Louisiana





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Tom Godfrey

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#1 posted 06-20-2012 01:02 AM

That’s real neat and great job on the chair. I like something different. Who wants to build someone like someone else did?

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (tom@thcww.com)

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jaykaypur

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#2 posted 06-20-2012 01:29 AM

Nice job and it would look great at night with some light behind it.

And I LOVE that cypress bench. Beautiful wood.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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gfadvm

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#3 posted 06-20-2012 01:33 AM

I like both of them but that chair might bite you on the a$$ when you’re not looking. LOL

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Juriathe

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#4 posted 06-20-2012 01:53 AM

I love them ! The chair would soooo appeal to the hubs and anything left as natural looking as that bench is great

-- I'm so busy I don't know if I found a rope or lost a horse...

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woodshaver

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#5 posted 06-20-2012 02:06 AM

You can sneak up on someone and tickle them from behind or maybe give them a big hug! Nice work!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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peteg

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#6 posted 06-20-2012 03:00 AM

Thats one cool chair, great talking point, well done
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#7 posted 06-20-2012 03:36 AM

Very cool addition to a traditional chair.

-- Tim- http://www.asliceofwoodworkshop.com; Twitter-@asliceofwood; Facebook-http://www.facebook.com/asliceofwood

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Ken90712

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#8 posted 06-20-2012 07:50 AM

Very cool and different. Well done.

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

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eddie

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#9 posted 06-20-2012 01:51 PM

cool chair

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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Kevin

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#10 posted 06-20-2012 03:39 PM

I love the design, great job on the chair and on the bench.

-- Measure twice, cut once, then rout a whole bunch

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Brohymn62

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#11 posted 06-20-2012 03:44 PM

Nice work!

-- Chris G. ; Los Angeles, CA

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