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Morris Chair Project! #12: refinish mom morris chair!

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Blog entry by Beginningwoodworker posted 08-31-2010 07:26 PM 1252 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 11: Got the chair stain! Part 12 of Morris Chair Project! series Part 13: That stripper works wonders! »

I picked up the items I need to refinish mom chair today! I love going to my local neighood hardware store they know me and give me good services all that whats in the picture cost $23

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker



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HokieMojo

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#1 posted 08-31-2010 07:46 PM

good luck and remember to wear a mask and work in a well ventilated area. I’m looking forward to the update.

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lew

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#2 posted 08-31-2010 08:40 PM

Great Score, CJ!

It’s nice to have friends in the hardware business.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Tim Dahn

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#3 posted 08-31-2010 11:14 PM

Hey Charles, do you have a card scraper? It may come in handy for this refinish job, like the glue squeeze out in the hard to reach corners.

-- Good judgement comes from experience and experience comes from poor judgement.

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Beginningwoodworker

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#4 posted 08-31-2010 11:24 PM

I have one but its not sharp.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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patron

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#5 posted 09-01-2010 12:31 AM

good to see you are moving along here , charles .

the chair is coming nicely .

is this a darker stain this time ,
or just a better stain ?

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Beginningwoodworker

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#6 posted 09-01-2010 12:46 AM

Darker and better stain. Going with Cabot Golden Stain.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#7 posted 09-01-2010 04:29 AM

looks like you have some work…i would love to see how the stain stripper works…how hard it is…and how long it takes…

In your last update the 2nd picture looks really nice along the top—-I am assuming to keep it all the same color you will strip it all…

Good luck…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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Roz

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#8 posted 09-03-2010 05:24 AM

Hey Charile,
Is that stain for exterior use or for funiture? I need to find some unusual colors for funiture stain. I wonder if Cabot might be able to mix it? Good luck.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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Beginningwoodworker

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#9 posted 09-03-2010 06:01 AM

Its for interior use. I am not sure it wont hurt to try it.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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