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Project by PALieb posted 10-20-2018 11:45 AM 1025 views 1 time favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

41 layers of 3/4” Birch plywood with spalted maple inlays.
TITEBOND 3 waterproof glue
7 coats of hand rubbed MINWAX Polyurethane
Shaped with a HOLEY GALAHAD from King Arthur Tools
This is my third rocker using the plans from:
http://www.chairguy.net/site/Free_chair_plans.html





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recycle1943

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#1 posted 10-20-2018 12:15 PM

oh my gosh – GOOD things that happen when you glue plywood together

BRAVO !!

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#2 posted 10-20-2018 02:22 PM

so you glue this together then carve or shape it with ? probably a very sturdy rocker wondering how it holds up to ocean air ? GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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PALieb

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#3 posted 10-20-2018 02:42 PM

TITEBOND 3 waterproof glue
7 coats of hand rubbed MINWAX Polyurethane
Shaped with a HOLEY GALAHAD from King Arthur Tools

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GR8HUNTER

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#4 posted 10-20-2018 02:54 PM



TITEBOND 3 waterproof glue
7 coats of hand rubbed MINWAX Polyurethane
Shaped with a HOLEY GALAHAD from King Arthur Tools

- PALieb


THANKS :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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luv2learn

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#5 posted 10-20-2018 03:06 PM

I always enjoy looking at your amazing work. This rocker is no exception. BEAUTIFUL!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#6 posted 10-20-2018 04:41 PM

I usually hate plywood projects for furniture; THIS is an exception! Just because it is so EXCEPTIONALLY crafted WOW!

Great Job!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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htl

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#7 posted 10-20-2018 06:11 PM

Way cool!!!
Love this project and if my health would let me would love trying this project out, and also love your Rocking Horse!!!

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#8 posted 10-20-2018 06:49 PM

Unbelievably outstanding project!
The layers sure provide a lot of interest.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#9 posted 10-20-2018 07:04 PM

I did not know plywood could look so good.

-- Petey

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#10 posted 10-20-2018 08:13 PM

Very cool! Good job!

-- Audie, Texas

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#11 posted 10-21-2018 01:51 AM

Looks both comfortable and cool. Nicely done. Needs soo many more pictures ;)

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#12 posted 10-21-2018 03:16 AM

Absolutely brilliant. Nice build!

On a side note….the bike in the background looks my first bike. 1966ish schwinn midget sting ray with a Banana seat? That bike brings back memories.

-- I'm like the farmer's duck. If it don't rain, I'll walk.

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#13 posted 10-21-2018 04:29 AM

Incredible work!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#14 posted 10-21-2018 10:10 AM

Love it!!

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#15 posted 10-21-2018 12:24 PM

Very interesting!

-- Let good people watch good videos!

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