Maloof rocker

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Project by bpick posted 04-30-2020 02:58 PM 1135 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this cherry wood Maloof style rocker for my daughter several years ago. I would say that attaching the rockers to the legs produced the most swear words on the whole project. It was a fun build. Thanks for looking.

-- bpick - Colorado

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#1 posted 04-30-2020 03:33 PM

A real eye catcher-head turner.
Well done.

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#2 posted 04-30-2020 03:41 PM

Beautiful Rocker.

I can appreciate the work that goes into a rocker after building mine.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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#3 posted 04-30-2020 04:27 PM

Very nice my favorite style Rocker.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#4 posted 04-30-2020 06:11 PM

nice rocker i know what you went through doing mine,learned a lot and got to develop new skills.great job.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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#5 posted 04-30-2020 08:26 PM

Nice! Those are amazing.

-- Petey

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#6 posted 04-30-2020 10:25 PM

I’m always impressed when I see one of these. Nicely done!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#7 posted 04-30-2020 11:25 PM

Very nicely done!

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#8 posted 05-01-2020 01:18 AM

Stunning! Very, very nice. Something to be very proud of indeed.

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. - OldTools Archive -

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#9 posted 05-01-2020 03:22 AM

Nice chair.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#10 posted 05-01-2020 04:30 PM

It looks fantastic!

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#11 posted 05-02-2020 01:34 PM

Very pretty, what did you use for the finish?

-- Ty

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#12 posted 05-02-2020 02:05 PM

Beautiful, one of those has been on my bucket list for years.


-- The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing. From a sign on a surfer bar in So. Calif.

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