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Project by Elvin posted 02-17-2009 10:15 AM 1894 views 8 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I recently completed this bathroom vanity using poplar wood. The stain is General Finishes wipe on gel. After sealing with shellac I used a coat of Georgian Cherry then after it dried I used a coat of Java. Then two coats or Arm-R-Seal top coat, semi gloss. It was the first time I used these products and I was very satisfied. I hope you like the finished look.

-- Elvin, Southern California, "How great would life be if we lived a little of it everyday"





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WoodSpanker

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#1 posted 02-17-2009 10:34 AM

Lovely color you ended up with.

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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FlWoodRat

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#2 posted 02-17-2009 02:02 PM

I love it and I am going to steal your finish recipe for my current project.

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning....

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Todd Thomas

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#3 posted 02-17-2009 02:58 PM

looks very nice….good job…like the color, it came out real well….

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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lumberknowledgist

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#4 posted 02-17-2009 03:35 PM

Great color and nice looking cabinet. Do you mind if I ask how you applied the finish (wipe, brush, sponge, spray)?

-- Jason

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Greg Wurst

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#5 posted 02-17-2009 04:50 PM

Wow, that’s great looking poplar!

-- You're a unique and special person, just like everyone else.

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aldente

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#6 posted 02-17-2009 05:57 PM

looks very expensive. Awesome job!

-- Rodd, Texas grandpa

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ND2ELK

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#7 posted 02-18-2009 01:29 AM

Hi Chief

A little too dark for my liking but still a beautiful job of finishing. It is very nice looking and you did a great job on this piece. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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LocalMac

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#8 posted 02-18-2009 04:33 AM

I think the color came out great and I love the hardware you chose. They go well with the piece. I’m a fan of the gel stains. I think they’re easy to apply and come out nice.

-- Don't tell her I'm in the shop!

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lightweightladylefty

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#9 posted 02-18-2009 05:08 AM

Very lovely vanity. Thanks for posting.

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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jim1953

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#10 posted 02-18-2009 05:19 AM

Great Lookin Vanity

-- Jim, Kentucky

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randyb

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#11 posted 07-07-2010 03:01 PM

Sommerfeild? nice job. I like your other projects also, you do nice work

-- I was going for that distressed look

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