LumberJocks

Beach and White Ash spiral Stair case

  • Advertise with us
Project by dannmarks posted 06-16-2019 11:36 PM 623 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Beach and White Ash spiral Stair case
Beach and White Ash spiral Stair case No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

A while back I was hired by a couple to design and help build this spiral stair case. It turned out great. I only have one picture of it to share that was taken during the process of building it. They loved it and it turned out well. It was kept simple because no one had much money. But she cooked well and they were a great couple. The curved wood was cut into thin strips bundled up and thrown into the Kalamazoo River for a week to soften it up. Many strips were cut and several did not survive the bending. But we planned for that and it went well. Never needed more clamps than I did on this job.





8 comments so far

View Ocelot's profile

Ocelot

2275 posts in 3060 days


#1 posted 06-17-2019 12:44 AM

Is that your first spiral staircase? It looks pretty nice?

View dannmarks's profile

dannmarks

931 posts in 1003 days


#2 posted 06-17-2019 02:26 AM

I have done 2 spiral stair cases. They are so much different from one another.

View Hazem's profile

Hazem

217 posts in 1670 days


#3 posted 06-17-2019 01:28 PM

Wow. I think you are being modest with your post. Even as an amateur woodworker I know that’s a very difficult project to build.

Well done.

View Ivan's profile

Ivan

14669 posts in 3289 days


#4 posted 06-17-2019 03:02 PM

... A touxh of the profesuonalist!!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View BurlyBob's profile

BurlyBob

6272 posts in 2687 days


#5 posted 06-17-2019 06:41 PM

That’s down right impressive.

View pottz's profile

pottz

5562 posts in 1406 days


#6 posted 06-17-2019 11:20 PM

anyone that can make a spiral staircase impresses me.that came out beautiful,too bad you dont have more pics.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

View htl's profile

htl

4709 posts in 1581 days


#7 posted 06-19-2019 09:35 AM

Wonderful project!!!

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs http://lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/116729

View Doug Scott's profile

Doug Scott

137 posts in 2871 days


#8 posted 06-21-2019 01:51 AM

Quite the project. Nice Job ! I’ll bet your proud of your work. I’m always glad when one like that is finished, I’m a custom furniture builder but it always leads into more than furniture.

-- Furniture By Douglas, Comstock Park, MI

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com