LumberJocks

Reply by 404 - Not Found

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Conoid Rocking Chair

View 404 - Not Found's profile

404 - Not Found

2544 posts in 1606 days


#1 posted 08-13-2012 12:05 PM

The conoid chair and a rocking conoid chair are two totally different beasts in my opinion.

You may be able to make that and have it balanced beautifully but when someone sits in it, the CoG is going to change.

The CoG changes in the Conoid chair when a user sits in it, it is prevented from tipping forward by the position of the feet rails which are in contact with the ground – forward of the weight. That’s something you simply don’t have with the rocker.

If you can pull it off it will be stunning – and I’ll eat my hat, but I can’t see it somehow.

Step 1 would be to make a prototype or model and check it for balance. It’s what I’d do anyway.


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase