repaired an old dining chair

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Project by anforte posted 12-31-2011 03:51 AM 1369 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For a good friend of mine.

This chair had been previously repaired but fell apart.
Required drilling out broken dowels and cleaning glue build up.

Used Gorilla glue an exceptionally strong glue but needs careful application and clamping.
I usually clamp overnight for maximum strength.

-- Anforte NJ

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#1 posted 12-31-2011 04:32 AM

A good save ,it looks super.

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#2 posted 12-31-2011 04:49 PM

You have done a great job bringing a broken piece of furntiture back to life. I am sure your friend wil lbe very pleased.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#3 posted 01-03-2012 10:46 PM

Always wonderful to bring life to wonderful things that otherwise would end their days.
And a lucky friend you have.
Best thoughts and a big smile to you,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#4 posted 01-17-2012 12:35 PM

good job for me too
(buon proseguimento! :-) )

-- Antonio

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