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Project by chippewafalls posted 10-21-2015 03:08 PM 1126 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Northern White Pine to go with a bed recently completed. Solid 1/2” solid side panels and drawers. Logs cut from a local fair grounds and air dried. First time working with locally cut pine. Very much enjoyed working with this type of wood but found working with soft wood came with issues like sap buildup on cutting tools.





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fivecodys

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#1 posted 10-21-2015 03:55 PM

Wow!
Nicely done. What finish did you use? I really like the color.

-- Chem, Central California

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chippewafalls

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#2 posted 10-21-2015 09:41 PM

Thanks Chem. I used 3 coats of sanding sealer then 3 coats of poly, sanding between coats with 200 or 400 grit and 2 coats of paste wax on the top and drawer fronts.

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Pointer

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#3 posted 10-22-2015 02:06 AM

Nice looking dresser.

-- Joe - - Laughter is like a windshied wiper, it doesn't stop the rain but allows us to keep going.

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#4 posted 10-22-2015 10:54 AM

Nicely done. I like the finish on the pine. Provides a soft, light appearance. Well done.

-- DonB

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#5 posted 10-22-2015 12:46 PM

This dresser turned out nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 10-22-2015 08:44 PM

looks great

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#7 posted 10-23-2015 03:43 AM

Really nice piece. Well done.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#8 posted 10-24-2015 06:19 PM

Great looking furniture, you let the pine shine.

-- http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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