Outdoor Dining table #3: Powder Coat done! Time to start on the top!

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Blog entry by Ken90712 posted 12-11-2011 01:03 AM 8313 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 2: Welding close to being done, then wood time. Part 3 of Outdoor Dining table series Part 4: Finally doing the woodworking portion on the table. »

It has been a busy cpl weeks. I had to take a trip to Michigan to cheer my Mom up, who was in the hospital. She is home & doing much better! Thx to my friends on here for the kind words & thoughts.

I got the base back from Powder Coating and it matches the chairs perfectly. I just finished 10 cutting boards for a customer, along with 15 drawers for a nice woman that lost her husband. I volunteered to finish the cabinet for her free.

I will be starting the top that will surround the granite with Black Walnut. The granite is left over from our Outdoor Kitchen Blondie and Built. I loved learning to weld but now I’m ready to make some saw dust!!!

As always, Thx for looking and all comments welcome.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#1 posted 12-11-2011 02:19 AM

One stunning looking table in the making…

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#2 posted 12-11-2011 02:21 AM

Powder coat is such a cool finish. This is gonna look great.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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Joe Lyddon

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#3 posted 12-11-2011 02:48 AM

That’s going to be very nice!

Sorry your mother was ill…
Glad she’s getting better…

Man, you have been busy…!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#4 posted 12-11-2011 02:57 AM

looks great buddy, to bad we couldn’t hook up (again) Next time…

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#5 posted 12-11-2011 03:15 AM

Gorgeous finish on the metal stand. This is going to be spectacular when it’s done.

Glad to here your Mom is doing better.


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

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#6 posted 12-11-2011 03:18 AM

very deluxe. very nice, clean looking. powder coating is very nice, very durable

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#7 posted 12-11-2011 07:53 AM

It’s almost done.

It’s going to look great.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#8 posted 12-11-2011 05:10 PM

Nice job!
I’m looking forward to seeing the final project…

-- If you want it and it's within reason... It's on it's way!

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#9 posted 12-11-2011 05:34 PM

I agree, Ken, welding can be quite fun to do.

Nice work.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#10 posted 12-12-2011 03:08 PM

Hey Ken, this is turning out to be one sturdy looking table, can wait too see the top come together with this base. Best wish, hope Mom doing well, happy holidays …BC

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#11 posted 07-23-2013 01:18 AM

I know another jock looking for a source to powder coat some parts, can you recommend someplace to send parts?

-- Matt CueBall Rosendaul. I don't think I've ever had a cup of coffee that didn't have cat hair or sawdust in it.

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