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Project by DocK16 posted 04-03-2013 03:22 AM 1079 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Yep still stuck in rocking chair mode, walnut with hickory spindles.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.





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Bobsboxes

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#1 posted 04-03-2013 03:25 AM

Very nice, wished I had the time for one. Great looking chair.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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woodshaver

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#2 posted 04-03-2013 03:31 AM

Another “beautiful” rocker!

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

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#3 posted 04-03-2013 03:49 AM

Great job.

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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#4 posted 04-03-2013 12:30 PM

Beautiful Rocker Doc ! l’m just buying the wood for my first rocker and l also am using Charles Brocks DVD’s . Just wondering about the biscuits ,did you go with the five biscuits a 1/2in. up from the bottom and solid spindles ? l noticed Charles talks about laminate spindles but in the DVD he uses solid spindles. l’d appreciate any input Doc. Thanks and again nice work.

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 04-03-2013 12:37 PM

That rocker is wonderful and done so very well.

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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Dan Pleska

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#6 posted 04-03-2013 12:55 PM

Beautiful work as usual, DocK

-- Dan, West Virginia, http://www.danpleskaCreations.com

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#7 posted 04-03-2013 01:29 PM

very nice

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Surfside

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#8 posted 04-03-2013 04:47 PM

Your craftsmanship is absolutely fascinating. That is one of the best projects that I’ve seen. Keep up the good work.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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Woodbridge

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#9 posted 04-03-2013 07:25 PM

When they turn out this nice rocking chair mode is a good thing. Another beautiful rocker.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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GenerationWW

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#10 posted 04-03-2013 10:45 PM

Great looking rocking chair! I love the contrast you have with the Hickory spindles against the Walnut.

-- list your handcrafted treasures @ www.generationwoodworks.com for free!

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AandCstyle

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#11 posted 04-04-2013 12:02 AM

Yowza, what outstanding work! My hat is off to you. Great job!!!!

-- Art

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gfadvm

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#12 posted 04-04-2013 12:59 AM

Another GREAT rocker! That hickory works very well with the walnut. I envy your skill. Someday maybe….....

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

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jumbojack

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#13 posted 04-04-2013 01:50 AM

If I could ever tear myself away from boxes, damned boxes, I purely want to build some rockers. Love them, yours are spectacular.

-- Made in America, with American made tools....Shopsmith

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dee2

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#14 posted 04-05-2013 12:17 AM

Absolutely stunning, my favorite two woods. Just looked at your projects, they are all beautiful. Especially liked the music stand.

-- Dee2, OH Aromatherapy....fresh cut wood!!

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