Black Walnut Island Countertop

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Project by Headbone posted 06-26-2014 02:36 AM 2066 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Started this project after viewing some of the posts on this site, learning as I went, I think it turned out pretty nice. Guess the wife likes it as now she wants all the countertops make the same way.

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#1 posted 06-26-2014 02:48 AM

Nice work, looks good!

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#2 posted 06-26-2014 02:48 AM

Very beautiful

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 06-26-2014 12:15 PM


I hope none of your guests have nut allergies. Perhaps you have a finish on them that does not permit the walnut resin from being in contact with food. I just know that when my nephew comes to visit, we have to be ultra careful as he is anaphylactic to nuts of any sort. I have to put away any cutting board with walnut in it.

Nevertheless, I really like the look. Walnut is one of my favourite woods. Well done!

-- jroot

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#4 posted 06-27-2014 12:03 AM

beautiful,looks great.

welcome to lumberjocks!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#5 posted 06-27-2014 04:01 PM

Your countertop looks great! I may have a chance to do something similar in a year or so, and I’m curious—what did you use to seal the wood around the sink cutout?

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#6 posted 07-04-2014 06:07 AM

Sealed with clear silicone sealant

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