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Project by Joe Watson posted 1951 days ago 1362 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wife wanted an end table. I made it from pine 2×4 i had lying around. the top was from a 2×6 my brother found in a dump. i had to resaw the 2×4 for the sides and legs for their shape. the top i remilled and glued up. legs have red sedona stain and then all is finished over in amber shellac.

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Darell

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#1 posted 1951 days ago

Looks pretty good Joe. You’re doing great things with reclaimed lumber.

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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Arnold

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#2 posted 1950 days ago

Cool, does that make this project Geen?

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Joe Watson

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#3 posted 1950 days ago

i guess technically it is, not sure about the products i used to put the finish on :)

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tpastore

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#4 posted 1949 days ago

I made a trestle table from the floorboards and beams from the portion of my 1735 house that I had to remove. Lots of sentiment. One suggestion is to limit the neck twisting worldwide by rotating your image. Here is a blog I submitted to help you along…..Taking better pictures

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Joe Watson

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#5 posted 1948 days ago

i did and for some reason it didnt save or something after it being late and all i gave up trying. i am using gimp and for some reason it would allow me to rotate it because it had opened 3 images at once. i will try to fix when i get a change

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Joe Watson

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#6 posted 1948 days ago

ps i used to be a professional photographer so the picture deal was kind of embarrasing. photography was how i paid my way through college to get my degree in computer science. i use linux and sometimes permissions get to where you cant even change the file, turned out that the permissions were keeping me from saving it with the rotation.

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JerryBerry

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#7 posted 1260 days ago

Love the fact that you re-purposed the wood! Next time, send me your Linux questions. It’s what I do! :)

-- - Tell me what you want done, OR how to do it. Never both!!!! Jerry, New Bloomfield, PA

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