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Thorsen Table #4: Down to the Wire

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Blog entry by cheller posted 2619 days ago 751 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I am going to cut it very close on this. If I didn’t have to work tomorrow I’d be fine, but I do have to work. I expect it’ll be 9 or 10pm before I get pictures posted – and it’s possible the finish will still be wet!

This project has pushed me and has brought out the perfectionist in me. I cut the legs twice – because I wasn’t happy with the mortises on the first set. And given the opportunity I might recut a couple of the other parts as well.

I’m going to save the details of the table for when I post the project, but thought I’d give you a small taste of what’s to come.

This is the top. I used gel stain to even out the walnut. The blue is tape masking off the cherry breadboards.

-- Chelle http://artsgranddaughter.blogspot.com



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Karson

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#1 posted 2619 days ago

Beautiful top. Now back to work. keep it going.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#2 posted 2619 days ago

we wanna see the cherry

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#3 posted 2619 days ago

The top pops!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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