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Project by oakwood posted 11-23-2013 07:13 PM 1176 views 5 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well it’s been awhile. This small piece from a stump had been kicking around the shop for over a year or so. A fellow member brought it in for me to see if it would be of any use. Well finally a use was found for it and here it is. I really have no idea what kind of wood it is. Another thought I had was to cut it in half, glue the two pieces together and make a bandsaw box. Simpler to make a stool.





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DanielP

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#1 posted 11-23-2013 07:43 PM

Beautiful, and self polishing I might add!

DanP

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#2 posted 11-23-2013 07:49 PM

I like this,very cool stool.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 11-23-2013 07:50 PM

I’m glad you decided on the stool, it looks great. Any “before” pictures?
Maybe spalted maple? I also like the plugs – kind of look like really big screws.

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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luv2learn

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#4 posted 11-23-2013 08:29 PM

It has been awhile so I am glad you are back in the shop. I couldn’t think of a better use for that piece of stump. It turned out great!!

-- 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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#5 posted 11-24-2013 12:46 AM

WOW i love that stool very nice look great unique look.

-- BigDan

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#6 posted 11-24-2013 04:16 AM

Great stool. Thank you for sharing it with us.

-- Ken

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Roger

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#7 posted 11-24-2013 02:02 PM

Beautifully done. Wow!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 11-24-2013 06:13 PM

This is nicely done and the wood is beautiful.

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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Rick

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#9 posted 11-25-2013 12:23 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Posting!

Rick

-- Deodorant is like Common Sense. Those who need it the most, never use it.

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Monte Pittman

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#10 posted 11-26-2013 12:54 AM

Like it . Very well done.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#11 posted 11-27-2013 03:59 PM

Gorgeous stool! Awesome wood and excellent build. Great joints and flawless finish.

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