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MISSISSIPI BUD WALL HANGING #6: quartersawn white oak, sapele frame

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Blog entry by Dan'um Style posted 07-04-2012 04:29 AM 4183 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 5: textured, bronze and iron oxide coatings w/ acid patina then top coat Part 6 of MISSISSIPI BUD WALL HANGING series Part 7: photo blog of finished piece ... ready to ship to my MISSISSIPPI BUD »

excuse the shop table top photos. I’m not tall enough to get a square photo.

18 mortice and tenon joints. Frame is about 48×16

This is with a wet seal coat of marine spar varnish.

Tomorrow rub it down with scotch-brite and give it another coat, hit it with some Briwax, mount the hardware and mount the Mississippi.
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8 comments so far

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Joe Lyddon

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#1 posted 07-04-2012 04:43 AM

Beautiful!

Great work!

Thank you!

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#2 posted 07-04-2012 10:33 AM

Greta job, Dan.

Lee

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deeman

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#3 posted 07-04-2012 12:01 PM

Looks great I really like the color.

-- Dennis Trenton Ohio And life is worth the living just because He lives!

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Karson

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#4 posted 07-04-2012 12:32 PM

Dan: A great looking piece.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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#5 posted 07-04-2012 01:23 PM

Great choice of white oak for the frame. Color and finish are super.

-- "So much wood. . .so little time!" www.woodworks-by-donna.com

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lew

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#6 posted 07-04-2012 04:29 PM

Wow, Dan! Another beautiful piece!

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

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mafe

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#7 posted 07-04-2012 07:13 PM

Cool Dan, wonderful work there.
Best thoughts,
Mads

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#8 posted 07-05-2012 08:09 AM

Dan, you are the man. I like the originality of your work. Nice job mate.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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