First chair ever for my son

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Project by interpim posted 08-16-2014 06:12 AM 1279 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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Not sure why my pictures show up sideways, but I built this chair for my son recently.
I used some pallet wood a friend gave me and painted it the color picked by my son (7 years old) as well as covered the seat with fabric picked by him.

I didn’t really have a plan, I just planned it out based off of the size of wood I had. Joinery is my attempt at mortis and tenon. I cut the motises with my drill press and the tenons with my dado stack. This made me realize I want a better dado stack, and a dedicated mortiser.

Comments and critiques welcome.

-- San Diego, CA

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#1 posted 08-24-2014 08:38 PM

That should hold up for him, I like the lava light in the background… :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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