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Dining Room Chairs Illustration by Mike Del Rizzo This project is the second of three dining room projects.Last issue we built a large double pedestal dining room table.This issue we build the chairs that go with that table.
Next issue, we'll do a hutch to tie everything together.This chair was designed to be both comfortable and sturdy.Like the dining table, my choice of red oak for the chairs is a personal preference; you can use a wood species that suits your taste and decor.
The chair is assembled using mortise and tenon joinery.There are, however, a couple construction steps that require a lot of attention and some skill (i.e.cutting the back leg assemblies and forming the mortises).
Just don't rush through the project; it's really not all that complicated if you take it one step at a time.I didn't show a materials list for this project because you can use a lot of cut-offs in your shop for chair construction.
In addition to construction details for the chair frame, I will be showing you how to upholster the seat using a flat panel, 2" thick foam, and fabric.Of course final finishing, with oil based polyurethane (to match...