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Biggest epoxy pour for me yet

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Project by JustplaneJeff posted 03-08-2017 12:44 AM 1945 views 2 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So I built a new bar for my local American Legion and repurposed bowling alley for the top and foot rail. 64’ of top made for an interesting epoxy pour as it was all done at once. not only that, but we applied 2 coats. Made mostly of yellow pine with a bead board front panel. Did a maple and walnut strip every 8’ or so and at the corners to add stability as they didn’t want overhang support. Every one loved it and I got paid so alls good

-- JustplaneJeff





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Gene Howe

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#1 posted 03-08-2017 01:53 AM

Great bar, beautiful job on the top. The Vets will enjoy it for a long time.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#2 posted 03-08-2017 05:20 AM

That also might be a guinness world record as well. Great work.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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benchbuilder

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#3 posted 03-08-2017 11:17 AM

Looks very nice, I use epoxy a lot and can see the real effort you put into this. Wow!!!!!

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sheetzy

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#4 posted 03-08-2017 01:33 PM

WOW…i did my bar also. just 7’....how the heck did you pull that off. how many gallons? i’m impressed.

-- Sheetzy

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sheetzy

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#5 posted 03-08-2017 01:36 PM

TOP 3 IN MY BOOK.

-- Sheetzy

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#6 posted 03-08-2017 01:53 PM

Wow, looks great. That would be a tough pour.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#7 posted 03-08-2017 02:04 PM

Nice job on that bar! How did you do the logo, decal?

-- Jarrett - Mount Vernon, Ohio

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#8 posted 03-08-2017 02:05 PM

Awesome.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#9 posted 03-08-2017 02:14 PM

Wow! This is an outstanding undertaking. You have done a wonderful job on this project.

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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#10 posted 03-08-2017 03:08 PM

WOW …....simply magnificent …..a very very GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#11 posted 03-08-2017 03:09 PM

This is Epic.

-- John from the Cherry Valley Studio in NY http://www.cvalleystudio.com

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#12 posted 03-08-2017 04:10 PM

great job

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#13 posted 03-08-2017 04:33 PM

just an incredible job,hope you got the volume discount on the epoxy!

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#14 posted 03-08-2017 04:38 PM

Impressive work wowza that’s a big pour. Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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XquietflyX

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#15 posted 03-08-2017 05:08 PM

GREAT JOB!!!

-- You can tell a lot about your wife by her hands, for example if they are around your throat she's prolly pissed off at you...

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