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Project by Keith posted 01-29-2018 03:42 AM 1236 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to put some artistic flair into this project. This was the first project with my new dado and another example of what I call outlay. You use strips of birch laminate from home depot or wherever…..tape them together like a sheet…draw your design…..cut out with a razor knife….and iron on…....bam…...outlay. Add some colored stain….sand again…stain again. Rails are red oak with poplar trim.

-- Keith, Round Rock TX





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htl

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#1 posted 01-29-2018 03:55 AM

Great project!!!
I have never seen one of these before.

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#2 posted 01-29-2018 12:21 PM

Like it a lot Very well done. I was going to make one of these late last year but never got around to it. Went with the game table instead.

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#3 posted 01-29-2018 01:20 PM

beautiful. Definitely on the list.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#4 posted 01-29-2018 03:15 PM

You did a nice job on this piece.

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

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