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Project by johnstoneb posted 10-04-2013 08:45 PM 1979 views 15 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a stool I just finished for my shop. It will make working on the scroll saw much more comfortable. Got the plans out of woodsmith magazine. It is hard maple with padauk and purple heart crossgrain inserts in the legs and finished with Deft. I really like working with the maple. I got to try a little veneering on the band under the seat. First real project in my new shop.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID





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#1 posted 10-04-2013 08:51 PM

Great looking stool! Looks perfect for scroll sawing. Do you remember which issue of woodsmith the plans were in?

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#2 posted 10-04-2013 09:06 PM

Volume 34 No 201 June July 2012

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#3 posted 10-04-2013 09:43 PM

Great looking stool Bruce. I have that issue of WoodSmith so I might just have to re-visit that project. By the way where is the handrail for your loft stair? LOL!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#4 posted 10-04-2013 11:42 PM

Wel done Bruce! I like JB

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#5 posted 10-05-2013 02:03 AM

Awesome looking, Where do you get that threaded rod?

-- J-P Maryland

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#6 posted 10-05-2013 02:15 AM

Wow, that is a great looking stool. Well done.

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#7 posted 10-05-2013 03:03 AM

Great job

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#8 posted 10-05-2013 03:58 AM

Thats classy. Wow!

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#9 posted 10-05-2013 11:54 AM

I like it! Added to my favs for future possible builds of my own. Thanks for sharing

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#10 posted 10-05-2013 02:04 PM

I like it. what a neat project and just for yourself. well done, looks great.

-- Denis in Grande Prairie. Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mistery, but today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.....Pink !

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#11 posted 10-05-2013 06:07 PM

Beautiful I would have liked to see it also with wooden screw set up, but this is beautiful. A true inspiration to us all just Jockability to be sure.LOL Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#12 posted 10-05-2013 06:31 PM

Great looking and I love that it is adjustable. Very nice

-- Marty, Ohio

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#13 posted 10-05-2013 10:27 PM

I have a threading kit. Maybe I could make a maple screw? Wouldn’t be able to spin the seat and make it fly though. Nice work!

-- Dave, New England - “We are made to persist. that's how we find out who we are.” ― Tobias Wolff

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#14 posted 10-06-2013 05:59 PM

Nice work on the great looking stool.

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#15 posted 10-07-2013 03:59 PM

Fine looking stool! Great design, very well executed. Impressive work!

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