Blank top for a bathroom vanity.

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Project by degoose posted 06-23-2009 11:13 AM 2042 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

New Guinea Rosewood. Top for a bathroom vanity,, prior to cutting the hole for the sink.
It is nearly 4’ long. 18” wide and 1 1/2” thick. I used #20 biscuits to join the boards and titebond II.
I just love the grains and color of the NGR.
This was for a neighbors’ father and he will install and finish ,, hope to get a pic of the final install.

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#1 posted 06-23-2009 11:22 AM

That is beautiful wood Larry. You really live in the right place for getting what seems like a huge variety of different high quality woods. Hope we see the finished installation.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#2 posted 06-23-2009 01:17 PM

Now that is really nice timber.

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#3 posted 06-23-2009 02:00 PM

This will be one classy vanity, the grain makes me want to say wow.


-- If at first you don't succeed...Don't try skydiving

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#4 posted 06-23-2009 02:15 PM

some guys have all the fun .
probably found this under all your purpleheart scraps .
and ” threw ” it together , huh ?
nice wood , clean top !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#5 posted 06-23-2009 03:07 PM

Some beautiful grain. Nice job on the glue-up.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia †

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#6 posted 06-23-2009 03:42 PM

Nice looking wood Larry

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#7 posted 06-24-2009 12:31 AM

Nice top.

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#8 posted 06-24-2009 03:01 AM

Nice looking top. I hope that’s not for an undermount sink though – those biscuits love to come back to haunt you. DAMHIKT.


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#9 posted 06-24-2009 03:57 AM

Love that wood you guys from downunder use. Wish I had some of here in the states…............

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#10 posted 07-14-2009 02:21 PM

That is some really nice lumber, Larry. We don’t have anything over here that looks quite like it.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#11 posted 07-14-2009 10:00 PM

Sweet grain patterns in that Rosewood : ) Gorgeous top , Larry !

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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