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I had a lot of walnut laying around and decided to make this side table for my living room. I finished it with 3 coats of Tung Oil and sanded between each coat.
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#1 posted 10-30-2015 02:55 AM
Looks nice. How did you secure the glass top?
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#2 posted 10-30-2015 03:54 AM
That really nice. You just can’t go wrong with Walnut.
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#3 posted 10-30-2015 04:18 AM
I wish I could say I have a lot of walnut laying around…lolYour table came out great !
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#4 posted 10-30-2015 04:40 AM
I just made a rabbet all around the edge and set it in. I can lift it at any time from the bottom.
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#5 posted 10-30-2015 08:50 AM
Good looking table. Well done !
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#6 posted 10-30-2015 12:39 PM
Its beautiful. I’ve never worked much with tung oil before. What made you decide to use this type of finish?
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#7 posted 10-30-2015 02:07 PM
This table turned out beautifully.
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#8 posted 10-31-2015 10:07 AM
I would be interested in what the costings were for the project.
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#9 posted 10-31-2015 12:34 PM
I had the Tung Oil open and had used it for another small project and liked how it turned out, so figured I use it for this as well.
#10 posted 10-31-2015 12:35 PM
The glass cost about $25-$30 and the walnut was about $6.50 BF, not sure how much I used. I’d guess it cost less then $75 total including finish, glass and lumber.
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