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Project by tbone posted 11-24-2009 11:12 PM 3317 views 14 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A recent project to go next to a Bow-arm Morris chair I made for my daughter. It’s QSWO, fumed, and oiled. On this one I wiped on some polyurethane for extra protection.
It was a fun little project. I enjoyed making the keyed through-tenons.

-- Kinky Friedman: "The first thing I'll do if I'm elected is demand a recount."





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John Stegall

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#1 posted 11-24-2009 11:22 PM

Very good looking project. You did a great job on those through tenons!

-- jstegall

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#2 posted 11-24-2009 11:23 PM

Very nice

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#3 posted 11-24-2009 11:36 PM

Very nice, love the grain of the wood.

-- Greg Leighty, Versailles, KY

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#4 posted 11-24-2009 11:36 PM

Nice craftsmanship. I like the quartersawn white oak. Top really pops out. Nicely done.

-- Tim from Iowa City, IA

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#5 posted 11-24-2009 11:47 PM

Nice side table.

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#6 posted 11-25-2009 12:39 AM

Very nice Tbone,
I like how you laid out all the pieces and then showed the completed project.
What type of oil did you use after it was fumed?

-- Keith, Charlotte, MI www.julyswoodworks.com

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tbone

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#7 posted 11-25-2009 12:55 AM

On this one I used PURE tung oil from Woodcraft. I have also used boiled linseed oil in the past and have had varied results. It seems to me like the tung oil is easier to mess with and more consistent.
Thanks for the feedback fellas.

-- Kinky Friedman: "The first thing I'll do if I'm elected is demand a recount."

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#8 posted 11-25-2009 01:30 AM

Ya gotta post pics of the Bow Arm Morris Chair!

-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails

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#9 posted 11-25-2009 01:53 AM

Great Job, TBone!! Love that through joinery!! And the Wood is out of this World!!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#10 posted 11-25-2009 06:05 AM

Unique table well done

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#11 posted 11-25-2009 03:03 PM

Great looking table with fantastic QSWO.
Excellent job on those tennons.

Well done!

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#12 posted 11-25-2009 04:43 PM

Very nice.

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#13 posted 11-25-2009 11:23 PM

Very nice project. I like the thru tenons and keys.

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#14 posted 11-25-2009 11:24 PM

Cool to see all the peices laid out like that before assembly. Great table.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#15 posted 10-23-2013 01:58 PM

I agree with RExMaKinnon; Nerdy as we are here we newer seem to tire of process-images..
Thanks for sharing!

-- "Do or Do not. There is no try." - Yoda

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