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Project by Bruce Lemler posted 08-28-2016 10:43 PM 845 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These beautiful benches were made from a 60 year old Reclaimed Cherry Tree.

Finish: Teak oil penetrates into the wood enhancing the natural look and feel. Protects beautifully for indoor/outdoor usage. UV and moisture.

42”L x 12”W x 1.25”T x 20”HT

Legs made of 1”x 2” Steel 12” W Base 20” Ht

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avsmusic1

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#1 posted 08-29-2016 12:58 AM

Really sharp
Did you make the legs?

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Bruce Lemler

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#2 posted 08-29-2016 11:31 AM



Really sharp
Did you make the legs?

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#3 posted 08-29-2016 11:32 AM

yes 1×2 steel wire brush

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#4 posted 08-29-2016 05:07 PM

Wow!, Bruce, this is a beautiful bench.

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#5 posted 09-01-2016 08:59 AM

That’s Lovely , may I ask did you only use the teak oil to finish it? Or did you varnish also?
I have a friend in Japan doing much the same project ,I was trying to find out what species his is on the below link.

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/172282

Regards anthm

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#6 posted 09-07-2016 04:19 AM

Nice job!

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#7 posted 12-07-2016 12:24 PM



That s Lovely , may I ask did you only use the teak oil to finish it? Or did you varnish also?
I have a friend in Japan doing much the same project ,I was trying to find out what species his is on the below link.

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/172282

Regards anthm

- anthm27


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Bruce Lemler

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#8 posted 12-07-2016 12:25 PM



That s Lovely , may I ask did you only use the teak oil to finish it? Or did you varnish also?
I have a friend in Japan doing much the same project ,I was trying to find out what species his is on the below link.

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/172282

Regards anthm

- anthm27


-- Packernation2016

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Bruce Lemler

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#9 posted 12-07-2016 12:27 PM

Hi The Cherry Bench was finished with Tung oil and Garny wax which is walnut oil beeswax and carnauba wax

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