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Project by Don2Laughs posted 476 days ago 624 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have a wonderful lady who keeps my house functioning …. but she is very short …. thus. This is QSWO sides and RSWO stretchers & top. Very sturdy.

-- Don in San Diego, Ca.





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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 476 days ago

Very nice. The grain just pops. Great looking stability
I’m doing one for mine with a handle
She measures to the !/4” :)
jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Beginningwoodworker

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#2 posted 476 days ago

Beautiful step stool.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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DocSavage45

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#3 posted 475 days ago

interesting stretchers! How long to build it?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 475 days ago

Nice bench. It looks nice.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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Fishinbo

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#5 posted 473 days ago

Great looking step stool! Beautiful wood, great joinery and the finish really made the grains pop. Like the handle as well.

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Don2Laughs

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#6 posted 471 days ago

Thanks, folks! Tom, I spent about 5 hours total on this stool. The stretchers are wedged through tenons and the top is dovetailed. The beauty of the wood grain is one of my major draws to woodworking so I’m always thrilled when I can achieve a great function and show off the grain.

-- Don in San Diego, Ca.

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