Oak Garden Bench

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Project by maharg posted 12-09-2008 06:43 AM 1240 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is a bench i built using white oak. I finished it with Sikkens system which gave it a really durable finish for the outdoors. The construction is mortice and tennon and a waterproof marine glue called Casco 5H.

-- Steve, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

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#1 posted 12-09-2008 06:52 AM

Nice work, should hold up fine. Looks nice and sturdy.

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

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#2 posted 12-09-2008 07:40 AM

Nice bench.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#3 posted 12-09-2008 02:42 PM

Nice looking garden bench. Thanks for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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Eric in Florida.

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#4 posted 12-09-2008 04:32 PM

Your Marquetry is outstanding.
It is so far past anything I’m capable of, it’s not funny.

But this bench has inspired me to try and make one like it.
I don’t think it’ll be as nice as yours, but thanks for the inspiration.

-- Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs ~ Henry Ford

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#5 posted 12-09-2008 04:36 PM

Thats a nice garden bench.

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#6 posted 12-10-2008 05:50 AM


-- Jim, Kentucky

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