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Weaving Bench with adjustable, rocking seat

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Project by cracknpop posted 12-06-2015 08:29 PM 5836 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was asked to make a weaving bench for my niece as she recently got a loom. Had no idea what a weaving bench looked like so I started searching the best resource, Lumberjocks.com. Tom “thejaz” at least got me started with his post; http://lumberjocks.com/projects/52041

Chose quarter sawn sycamore with a walnut key so it would somewhat match a hope chest I built her a couple years ago. http://lumberjocks.com/projects/66724

Seat is 12”x 36” between the supports and 42” wide overall. Seat supports are made so she can choose rocker style or flat and are adjustable from 19” up to 31”. The side uprights are 36” high. The trestle is 1 3/4” x 4” and secured with 1/2” x 6” walnut key. Finished by rubbing in tung oil finish, top coating with lacquer, then hand rubbed out.

-- Rick - I know I am not perfect, but I will keep pressing on toward the goal of becoming all I am called to be.





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 12-06-2015 11:43 PM

That is a great adjustable seat. She will be delighted!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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CyberDyneSystems

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#2 posted 12-07-2015 09:06 PM

That is a thing of beauty!
Wish I could come up for a use for one :)

-- Without the wood, it's just working

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#3 posted 12-08-2015 08:41 PM

That is a thing of beauty!

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cracknpop

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#4 posted 12-08-2015 11:56 PM

Thanks for your kind compliments.

-- Rick - I know I am not perfect, but I will keep pressing on toward the goal of becoming all I am called to be.

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cracknpop

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#5 posted 12-26-2015 12:27 AM

My wife added a couple baskets to hold her shuttles, scissors and other tools close at hand.

-- Rick - I know I am not perfect, but I will keep pressing on toward the goal of becoming all I am called to be.

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#6 posted 03-27-2020 06:23 PM

Hi,

Are you perhaps building these for a somewhat reasonable price?

Thanks

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cracknpop

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#7 posted 03-27-2020 11:23 PM



Hi,

Are you perhaps building these for a somewhat reasonable price?

Thanks

- FlyRed

Sorry, but no.
I only work for one client and she has me so far backed up not sure when I will get caught up. LOL

-- Rick - I know I am not perfect, but I will keep pressing on toward the goal of becoming all I am called to be.

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FlyRed

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#8 posted 03-28-2020 03:34 PM

Sorry, but no.
I only work for one client and she has me so far backed up not sure when I will get caught up. LOL

- cracknpop

Well that’s the problem here too. My husband is so backed up with request from his wife, I was hoping to find someone elses’ husband to help!

Thanks for the quick replay, I will just add it to his list.

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