Roscoes Chair

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Project by D1st posted 03-03-2011 07:39 AM 2229 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My First Attempt at a Adirondack double Chair and table combo with adjustable backs. I flipped the long frame legs over to set the chair at a normal sitting height. I cant stand to sit in a chair thats a lowrider. The second picture is of the material after I milled and shaped. The third picture is the beginning frame work. Fourt picture is of the fan seat backs. Fifth Picture is of the seat backs installed on the frame. Sixth picture is of the completed chair with it in its tilted mode. Of course the first picture is of my shop dog Roscoe staking his claim on the work just completed. I haven’t put a finish on it yet as my wife and I are contemplating staining it or clear coat. Thanks for looking.


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#1 posted 03-03-2011 08:20 AM

Nice piece… Looks like pine??? I’m looking at plans for adirondack furniture…

-- "Feel the wood"

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#2 posted 03-03-2011 08:33 AM

Ya its pine. Wanted a hardwood, but my 2 hardwood suppliers shut down and just wanted to get to it.


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#3 posted 03-03-2011 12:20 PM

Nice work D1st, like the adjustable backs! Cute pup as well!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 03-03-2011 02:01 PM

It looks great, nice job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#5 posted 03-03-2011 02:59 PM

Looks great!

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#6 posted 03-03-2011 03:23 PM

great looking set, congratulations.

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#7 posted 03-03-2011 04:39 PM

Very well done. If you get tired of it, I have a perfect spot in my yard.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#8 posted 03-03-2011 07:29 PM

really nice! this would go great next to my fire pit.

-- "The beatings will continue until moral improves" -- Bart Ridings, Illinois

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#9 posted 03-03-2011 11:36 PM

Thanks all for the kind words. If you would like some let me know and Ill build you one. haha wait this is lumber jocks—-build your own. lol


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#10 posted 03-04-2011 03:26 AM

if roscoe likes it ,aka mans best friend .who are we to question

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#11 posted 03-05-2011 12:47 AM

Ha Ha Thats nice!

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