Walnut Low Back Dining Chair

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Project by yellowtruck75 posted 07-08-2011 05:57 PM 3032 views 7 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Maloof Inspired Low Back Dining Chair utilizing Charles Brock’s plans. Built using walnut with ebony plugs. Finished with a combination of Poly, Tung Oil, & Boiled Linseed Oil – 2 coats o far and will add another 3 – 4 coats. Building took 2 weeks of nights and weekends.

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#1 posted 07-08-2011 06:50 PM

Nice use of the sapwood, I like how it provides a bit of contrast to the Walnut, thanks for sharing.

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#2 posted 07-08-2011 07:59 PM

You have a very nice collection of different chairs too. All are well done. can you comment on you seat scooping? by hand w/ a scorp or power tool ?

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#3 posted 07-08-2011 08:16 PM

The seat is carved with an angle grinder and a carbine tipped cutter head

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#4 posted 07-09-2011 03:09 AM

Very nice job on your chair, I see those slabs of walnut you bought aren’t just collecting dust!

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