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06-09-2021 12:27 AM

New Maloof style rocker - 5 replies

You can also make one of these Maloof style rockers just send for my FREE text-This pictured rocker is a test item made of scrap Argentine Mesquite. See more rockers at Email me at [email protected]

03-29-2020 07:49 PM


See my web site at for instructions on how to get this FREE text. This site will also explain how to get the full size patterns and upgraded text with pictures.

04-21-2017 03:24 PM

Over-stocked on Claro and Bastogne Walnut. - 5 replies

Health has forced me to offer my lumber to other woodworkers. Most of it is 8/4 long boards some with wide natural edges.

03-27-2017 02:27 AM

Sam Maloof style rocker--- Quick Classes---Two Days - 6 replies

New Quick Classes—-Two Days.I will personally demonstrate all aspects of building the Sam Maloof style rocking chair. You get the full size patterns and Seminar Text. We will spend two days in demonstration with question and answer times. Beginning in June 2017 and each week until the end Oct. 2017 classes will be open to first come. See ...

03-20-2017 08:56 PM

Sam Maloof style rocker - 0 replies

Over the past forty-five years I have noticed a lot of discussion regarding the Sam Maloof style rocker regarding the back leg ‘cant’ or slant or degree of inward slope mounting to the seat. This ‘cant’ gives the rocker a unique profile and helps with the rocking motion. Let me give you an easy way to achieve this ‘slant’ without expensive r...

03-08-2017 02:43 AM

Maloof style rockering chair info. - 0 replies

Lumberjocks, recently I was advised the information, on my web site, for my Text, Full size Patterns, Free Videos & Free Text for the Maloof style rocking chairs was not working properly. Well it is now fixed. The Free Text has been used by a lot of woodworkers to build this Maloof style rocker. I ask for a ‘code’ number only t...

11-15-2015 02:58 AM

FREE video; Custom Rocking Chair; Maloof style - 21 replies

I finally got the help I needed and have now posted the first of, at least, 10 episodes on building the Maloof style rocking chair. These class are totally free and available on my web site at The first episode has been posted and is the Introduction to be followed, hopefully, by next Saturday with building the ‘SeatR...

10-12-2015 04:30 PM

Maloof style rocker class - 2 replies

All you woodworkers,come out to Utah and build a Maloof style rocker with me. In one week you go home with the knowledge to make these rockers as well as taking home your own rocker. It will still need a lot of finish work, but all the joints and shapes will be there. I furnish the wood, text, patterns, jig and personal instructions. Any woodwor...

10-31-2014 01:49 PM

Maloof style rocking chair - 10 replies

Newly completed Maloof style rocker. Made of Argentine Mesquite, which is two and a half times stronger than Oak. It takes a finish almost as good as glass. This is a standard style with vertical boards in the Headrest in place of one horizontal board. This is a text rocker, where I used several small boards where I would usually use one boa...

09-30-2014 11:43 AM

Sam Maloof style rocking chair - 23 replies

Colleague woodworkers!!!! Ever interested in making the Maloof style rocking chairs?Any woodworker can do it; it’s simple not easy, it does take a considerable amount of work although I have made them in one week, but it is simple if you follow step by step. Let me dispel some of the hype associated with this labor. If you can make almost...

04-04-2014 11:38 PM

Maloof rocker - 3 replies

Look fellow woodworkers let’s not make such a big thing out of this Maloof style rocker building process. It is daunting to consider the 186 matting surfaces you need to make perfect for a professional outcome, but I can show you a very easy, almost juvenile, method for a perfect outcome. All these interfaces are perfect. If you follow my in...

03-30-2014 05:17 PM

Make a Maloof style rocker, it is easy. - 5 replies

Use my FREE text then go step by step and you can do it. Get the free text by sending me the code # listed on my web site at I use a code # to help keep unwanted emails out of the system. You will see a verity of style in the Maloof fashion so you can choose for yourself. I will also give help if needed.

12-22-2013 01:06 PM

Woodmaster 718 planer, molder, sander, gang saw & router unit - 1 reply

WOODMASTER NEW machineI bought this new for $6,500 and never used it because I got sick. I must sell to pay Dr. Bills. This is a new machine with most of the attachments still in their plastic wrapping. Cost me new over $6,500. Pro Pac cost $920, Router/Sander attachment cost me extra, Magnetic Starter Switch cost me extra, Extension Table c...

12-22-2013 01:01 PM

Mill-Right 3-Axis Routing Milling Center - 0 replies

I bought this machine new for $2,600 and never used it because I got sick. Now you can save big and get a very unique tool that will do almost everything in your woodworking shop all for only $1,600. NEW Mill-Right 3-Axis Router Milling Center has a Verti-Mill, Y-Post Mill, Side Mill, Guide Fence, Precision Positioned control with handle c...

12-19-2013 06:02 PM

Woodmaster 718, palnner, molder, sander unit in Utah - 1 reply

I have a new Woodmaster 718 with the pro kit, molder and sander kit. Much is still in the original plastic wrapping. Pictures available on request. WOODMASTER NEW machineI bought this new for $6,500 and never used it because I got sick. I must sell to pay Dr. bills. This is a new machine with most of the attachments still in their plast...

12-19-2013 05:27 PM

Anone interested in making the Sam Maloof style rocker? - 53 replies

I will be happy to post instructions and pictures on how to build this rocker.I have given many classes, in my shop, for this project.I have the full text instructions and patterns. If I get enough interest I will be happy to share with fellow Lumberjocks all I know about building this special rocking chairs.

01-25-2012 05:04 AM

Sam Maloof style rocker class question - 5 replies

I am considering offering a new special for those who would like to take my Maloof-style rocking chair class. After talking to a number of woodworkers, I have come up with a “class bundle” offer for a week of instruction on rocking chair science. If at least six (6) woodworkers sign up for any week-long (5 days) “class bundle,” then, by a ...

03-29-2010 06:26 PM

Free text for a custom rocker - 8 replies

Free text for the Sam Maloof style rocker. Please give me the code # in the subject line so I know it is not junk mail. Choose the code # at under the left button ‘classes/code’ and I will send the info, over 40 pages, as an email attachment. I have sent this free text all over the world. I am sorry I had to stop...

03-30-2009 06:51 PM

New Free info Custom Rocking Chair - 12 replies

Free instructions for Sam Maloof style rocking chair (almost 40 pages). I have changed this info so if you want the new stuff do a Google search for ‘kappel rocker’ then click on the ‘code’ button to get the info you want. I offer all the good stuff even shop secrets with lots of pictures and shop jigs. I will be adding p...

03-02-2009 06:41 PM

Free custom rocking chair instructions (similar to the SM style) - 7 replies

All the good stuff even shop secrets and the jigs I use. Over 40 pages with pictures and detailed instructions to make a Grandpa rocker, as an heirloom, with your own flair added to the Sam Maloof style. This is a draft copy of the student manual I give in my rocking chair classes. Of course some of the advanced techniques are not in this draft,...

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