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Another Outdoor Morris Chair ( Finally )

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Project by JSJWood posted 12-09-2012 08:46 PM 1038 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I learned alot from the first build – like shelac based primer to seal the knots. On the first chair I used 1” dowel rod to secure the adjustable back support. This chair I used 1/2” bolt’s painted to match the scheme with a wing nut. Much easier to adjust the reclining back positions with this set up. Maybe not as pretty but what the hey.
Either way – the wife is happy and I can get back on with MY projects now ! :)

-- Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. - Thomas Edison





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oakwood

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#1 posted 12-09-2012 09:32 PM

Very nice indeed and stylish. I like the adjustable reclining feature. Great work and you made your wife happy as well. That’s a win win situation….all the best

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 12-09-2012 11:41 PM

Really like the recliner part. Chair looks nice. If the wife is happy then it’s all good!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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HorizontalMike

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#3 posted 12-10-2012 12:36 AM

I think paint does these chairs more justice than natural finishes. Well done!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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JoeinGa

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#4 posted 03-01-2013 05:21 PM

Asthetically, I like the 2nd version better if you’re gonna build more. (Not that my vote would count at your house anyway) LOL

I just think the smaller multiple back slats look better than the 3 wide ones.

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