Wee Lil Chairs

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Blog series by Zuki updated 11-28-2009 11:22 PM 4 parts 6364 reads 23 comments total

Part 1: Small Steps

11-08-2009 01:52 AM by Zuki | 7 comments »

A couple of years ago I built a table and chair set for a friend’s two little girls. Well since then they had a little boy and the “Lil Guy” needs a chair. I poked around the shop to try and find the drawings for the set so that I could get some measurements. I found something that looked like kids chairs so off I went. The previous set of chairs had a straight back, but this set I wanted a little rake. So I made this template from some packaged pine I planed down some scrap spr...

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Part 2: cutting it short

11-14-2009 12:10 AM by Zuki | 3 comments »

Did some cutting today. 8 front legs @ 11.5 inches 8 side aprons @ 9 inches 8 front aprons @ 8 inches 8 back rails @ 8 inches I also made a jig for the DP so that I can drill holes to mount the back rails. Next is sanding and assembly

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Part 3: 6000 words

11-27-2009 01:31 AM by Zuki | 7 comments »

Six pictures @ 1000 words each = 6000 words. I just need to attach the seats, plug the holes and a final sanding.

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Part 4: Ready to use

11-28-2009 11:22 PM by Zuki | 6 comments »

I attached the seats to the chairs. Made oodles of plugs and popped them into the rear leg screw holes. When the glue dried I flush cut the plugs, quickly sanded them flush and voila. Four little chairs. Thanks for following.

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