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Project by LightningWood posted 05-14-2016 03:34 AM 979 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

table renovation , started out with green sides and legs, and brown top – the legs i sanded and electrocuted, the sides got sanded, stained, then sanded again, and the top just got sanded and all poly’ed.

-- electricetch5000@gmail.com





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Andy

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#1 posted 05-14-2016 04:04 AM

I never knew you could get that effect from electrocuting the wood. How did you do that? Ive got to try that.

-- Andy Smith https://www.etsy.com/shop/xrayhardwoods

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Snowbeast

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#2 posted 05-14-2016 10:40 AM

Andy,

Do a search for Lichtenberg Fractal Woodburning. There are several videos on Youtube showing how to do this.

I’m thinking of trying this on some of my Ringmaster bowls. If I ever find some time.

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majuvla

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#3 posted 05-14-2016 11:26 AM

Amaizing work of art with power of electricity.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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RussInMichigan

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#4 posted 05-14-2016 11:47 AM

I just bought a used microwave, tore it apart, and scavenged the transformer so I try to do the same.

Nice work.

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bushmaster

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#5 posted 05-14-2016 12:58 PM

very interesting, will have to look into this process.nicely done

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 05-14-2016 02:35 PM

This is a very nice and interesting project and technique. You really did a nice job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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swirt

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#7 posted 05-16-2016 01:02 PM

A very nice look.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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