Making mission style frames for Sandzen tiles #2: clamped and glued

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Blog entry by Dan'um Style posted 11-29-2009 05:15 AM 1496 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 1: shorts, gluing plywood on the tiles and rough sketch of frame Part 2 of Making mission style frames for Sandzen tiles series Part 3: Quartersawn White oak and Zebrawood frame glazed with dark paste wax »

Few early photos of the Zebrawood and Quartersawn White oak frame

some progress photos …sorry but the next bunch of photos were lost …so the next set in this blog series will be on a nearly completed frame …

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#1 posted 11-29-2009 05:28 AM

Is this a dry fit or glue up?

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#2 posted 11-29-2009 05:49 AM

glue … I started with frame makers super glue … after I got a solid base built up, I brad nailed each layer with Gorilla white glue..
notice the heavy chamfered edges … sorta Gothic or rustic
the pieces are cut long and are then trimmed on the bandsaw and then edge sanded flush

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#3 posted 11-29-2009 06:17 AM

Looking good Dan!

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#4 posted 11-29-2009 06:53 AM

I Always like your work Dan

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#5 posted 11-29-2009 08:54 PM

Very cool Dan, love the picture, of the forest. Frame is too cool.

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