Well last night I used blue painters tape to mask off all the wood and grout the tile field. I’m pretty happy with how everything turned out, although putting down grout with an uneven/carved border made it a bit of a challenge. There are ...
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Well, I think I was ready to start finishing. I wanted to finish the case before gluing in the board, since I was counting on the finish protecting the wood from the glue and grout. I started with poly, but the sanding in between coats was a bit a...
Dang it! I went back through after posting the final entry and now I see that I forgot to tag this one with the blog header, so it got left out. Now that I tag it, it inserted it at the end. I’ll see if there’s a way to re-order the...
Well, there are plenty of blogs on building a box by people who are much better at it than me, but since this is the first I have attempted with side drawers I will throw out how I chose to cheat. I started by milling down some walnut boards. M...
not much more in the way of progress, but I did get a few things done. To put in the weights, I mixed up some 2-part epoxy and just goobered up the hole, then squished in the weight. I goobered over the top a little to make sure they were held ...