3 in 1 Chair

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Project by Phil53 posted 11-22-2013 03:16 PM 2443 views 20 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had a pattern give to me that was not all there. Then I found one on the internet used part of that one. Put a few tweaks on it and this is the results.
It is a highchair, rocker, and a desk. I have used a good grade of birch plywood and painted it. I have learned a lot about painting something I don’t like to do, personally I would rather clean toilets than paint. I tell people about the chair and I don’t get much reaction but when they see one it’s another story. Every time I have shown one of these chairs I get an order for one.

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Dave Rutan

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#1 posted 11-22-2013 03:25 PM

I think it’s ingenious. Someday I hope to have a grandchild who will need one. At 14, my daughter’s too old for it.

-- Ni faru ion el ligno!

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#2 posted 11-22-2013 04:03 PM

Cool design ,very well done.

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#3 posted 11-22-2013 05:06 PM

Really impressive!!! Its going in my favorites!

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#4 posted 11-22-2013 07:06 PM

cool chair!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#5 posted 11-22-2013 08:58 PM

And when are you going to post the pattern?

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#6 posted 11-22-2013 09:00 PM

pretty cool !

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#7 posted 11-22-2013 09:02 PM

Great work, i think, i`ll make a copy on my own

-- the best tools are nothing without creativity

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#8 posted 11-22-2013 09:02 PM

That is nifty, I like it!

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#9 posted 11-22-2013 09:49 PM

cleaver design

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#10 posted 11-22-2013 10:28 PM

Dusty I ordered the pattern on line from “The Winfield Collection”.

I changed the seat and horse head on mine but the basic concept is the same.

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#11 posted 11-23-2013 01:46 AM

Very interesting.

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#12 posted 11-23-2013 02:20 AM

Very clever design. Great job.

-- 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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#13 posted 11-23-2013 05:59 AM

Very nice from any granpa to a grand child. Thanks for sharing this.


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