Walnut Rocker

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Blog entry by gerrymorrell posted 01-25-2009 05:08 AM 1413 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For my first blog, I will post pictures of my newest rocker that is close to being finished.

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#1 posted 01-25-2009 05:25 AM

That’s some nice work. Love Walnut.

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

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#2 posted 01-25-2009 05:53 AM

Beautiful rocking chair! What finish are you going to use?

-- If you think healthcare is expensive now, wait until it's free! PJ O'Rourke

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#3 posted 01-25-2009 06:27 AM

That’s a beautiful rocker. Keep up the good work.

-- A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave. ~Benjamin Franklin

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#4 posted 01-25-2009 04:07 PM

Uncle Sam would be proud. Well done.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#5 posted 01-25-2009 04:10 PM

looking great. you should read the posting instructions so that the pics show up here.

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#6 posted 01-25-2009 04:23 PM

Sure looks nice though.

-- Just remember,it was a lone amatuer that built the ark, and a team of experts built the Titanic.

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#7 posted 01-25-2009 04:39 PM

WOW!! That is an awesome chair. Well done, Gerry.

-- Julian, Homewood, IL

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#8 posted 01-25-2009 06:47 PM

Very nice rocker. I’ve always wanted to make one but my mind hasn’t designed it yet. Looks like you’ve got something good going here that will last for years. Thanks for sharing.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#9 posted 01-26-2009 02:27 PM

TomK, the finish will be Maloof’s oil/poly.

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#10 posted 01-27-2009 04:57 PM

Very nice. The joinery looks fantastic, it just seems to flow from one section to another, good job! I especially like how you tapered down the runners towards the end and angled them towards each other, nice touch.

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