How To Build An Wooden Adirondack Chair

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Create a 5 degree angle cut to establish the pitch for your Adirondack chair. This chair sits more upright than traditional Adirondacks, to make it easier to get in and out of.

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Scooped rails make chairs more comfortable to sit in. To make a scooped rail, make your marks and cut the scoop section away with a jigsaw. Use this as a template for your other rails and connect them to your frame.

For the slats for the back of your chair, attach the outer slats first, then attach the inner slats.Clamp a dowel on one side, bend it across to the back of the chair and secure on the other side.

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Trace along this arc, detach the slats and cut along the lines to create the rounded top to the back of your Adirondack chair.

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