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Assembling Splats to Seat

The splats that form the chair back must be precise. They must line up, creating a true and smooth, contoured surface to lean on, so you feel no edge, no flat, no lump. They must fit their individual mortises, showing no gap. Aaron applies glue and drives them home.

IP 302

IP 304

rocking chair seat and splats
chair seat and splats