Cedar Adirondack Lawn Chair

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Here is a Cedar Adirondack chair I designed and built a little while ago.
Just another Adirondack hehe…

Also it was LJ’ers that told me to do this when I showed them my big pile of 4 foot cedar cut offs!

Thanks again guys!

-- J. Palmer Woodworks - Rockwall TX -I woke up this morning thinking “man, I really hope someone posted some soul scarring sh*t on LJs today.” -- - Billy

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#1 posted 10-08-2013 01:00 AM

That is a neat chair and a unique design!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 10-08-2013 03:47 AM

Nice job Jordan! The wood looks good. Any finish on the chair?

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#3 posted 10-08-2013 03:48 AM

Very nice. Now you can relax after a long day in the shop.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#4 posted 10-08-2013 04:21 AM

Awesome chair Jordan. 10 more and the party is at your house.

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

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#5 posted 10-08-2013 08:05 AM

Love these chairs. looks comfy..

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 10-08-2013 03:56 PM

It actually turned out better than expected. It was a total improv build, I just got some basic measurements from some random drawing online for the seat height width etc, etc and then started building.

I didn’t use a patten on the runners/support legs just clamped two boards together and took off with my jig saw. (There again lucky!)

No finish on it except of the runners/support legs at the bottom (minwax red mahogany stain single coat).
the cedar I have has some very contrasting colors so I just tried to mix them up a little to add a little bit of subtle contrast.

-- J. Palmer Woodworks - Rockwall TX -I woke up this morning thinking “man, I really hope someone posted some soul scarring sh*t on LJs today.” -- - Billy

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#7 posted 10-10-2013 02:23 PM

It looks good and inviting. Like the natural colors of your cedar. A great addition for outdoor relaxing. Well done!

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#8 posted 01-16-2017 01:22 PM

This chair is really nice.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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