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Free Stool-Chair Plans - How To Build A Wooden Stool-Chair

Build A Wooden Stool-Chair For Child

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Materials

3/4" Thick black ash, (or wood of choice)

26 inches of 5/8" dowel

1 1/4" Kreg Screws: 1/8 lb.

1 1/2" Wood Screws: 1/8 lb.

Satin Polyurethane


Tools Required

Table Saw

Compound Miter Saw

Band Saw

Router

Drill Press

Belt Sander

Palm Sander

Screw Gun-drill

Kreg Pocket Hole System

Pipe Clamps

Sliding Ruler

Sand Paper (Grit: 120 and 320)

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Step One: Cut The Pieces - Select the black ash or wood of choice

Using 3/4" black ash cut out the pieces as shown above using saws as directed below

Using a Table Saw, first cut the width of side pieces, 10 5/8" x 5" as shown on diagram below

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Using a Miter Saw, cut two side pieces using a 20 degree angle, shown above

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Drill holes for the dowels on the sides as shown

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Using the Kreg Pocket Hole System evenly space 6 holes on each side for mounting the seat slats

Using a Table Saw, cut three pieces for the three seat slats, 11 1/4" x 2"

If desired, rout the child's name on one of the seat slats

Using a Table Saw, cut two pieces for the two arm slats, 12 3/4" x 2"

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Using a Table Saw, cut two pieces for the arms, 12 3/4" x 1 3/4" as shown above

Drill holes in one end of each of the arms on center at 3/4" from end, this is for the dowel to pass through

Drill holes on arm slats for screws, see diagram above.

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Add Kreg pocket screw holes on bottom brace as shown above

Cut the 5/8" dowel to 12 3/4", you will need two of them

Step Two: Assemble the stool-chair - Select the cut Boards

Make sure that all pieces are sanded,make sure all sharp edges are softened on all surfaces before assembly

Using clamps, screw gun, and Kreg screws, assemble pieces

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Use 1 1/2" wood screws to fasten the arm slats to arms

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Step Three: Finish the Project - Select the Finishing Materials

Finish sanding all surfaces

Apply satin polyurethane to all surfaces

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Use as stool as well as chair

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Sit back and admire your creation


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Copyright 2009 - Rodney Johnson