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#1 posted 03-05-2013 07:09 PM

very slick

-- Joel

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#2 posted 03-05-2013 08:14 PM

ack, those angles are making my head hurt even thinking about trying to lay this out. Nice work.

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#3 posted 03-05-2013 10:04 PM

very nice! Not a bad afternoon!

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#4 posted 03-05-2013 10:48 PM

WOW! Nice looking chair and the angles!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#5 posted 03-06-2013 01:30 AM

Really like it, very nice!

-- David - Tucson, AZ

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#6 posted 03-06-2013 01:45 AM

Thanks for the kind words!

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#7 posted 03-06-2013 03:13 AM

Is it comfortable?

-- Paul Lemiski, Ontario Canada, Custom Wooden Rocking chairs and tables

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#8 posted 03-06-2013 11:49 AM

How’s you manage the curved back in one afternoon?

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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#9 posted 03-06-2013 12:01 PM

Sweet – I like it. Pine is not way up there on my list, but I know your fear of buying good wood. Keep checking around and you can find cheaper wood in the weirdest places. Keep an eye on Craigslist too.

Love the design – thanks for the link.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#10 posted 03-06-2013 02:48 PM

Thanks Everybody! It is surprisingly comfortable. The seat is angled down and to the back as well as slightly contoured. The backrests are just high enough to support your lower back when you lean back. It’s a good desk chair, but it’s not a lounge chair or anything. The backrests aren’t too complicated. They aren’t bent wood or laminated, I just used a 2×6 and cut out the curved design with my bandsaw.

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#11 posted 03-06-2013 03:05 PM

great looking chair.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#12 posted 03-06-2013 05:12 PM

You did this in one afternoon…amazing

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#13 posted 03-06-2013 05:17 PM

Very nice Dan, I hope you used at least one of those finely sharpened planes you have… :-)

-- To surrender a dream leaves life as it is — and not as it could be.

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#14 posted 03-06-2013 05:29 PM

Ha! What’s a plane?

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#15 posted 03-06-2013 09:40 PM

Hey Dan,

It’s Brandon from whyrHymer! Thank you for posting this and especially your admiration of my work. I saw that I had a lot of referrals to my website from Lumberjocks and I found the source. Well done for an honest days worth of work. Anytime you have a question feel free to email me.

Take care.

-- motorhawg

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