Piano stool from palets

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Project by NaFianna posted 05-15-2011 01:19 PM 1663 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Not the prettiest and it is a bit too heavy for its purpose but it is made from a packaging crate and it works.
Just pine which when sanded was different colours so I used a tinted polyeurathane coating – 2 coats.

-- Cad a dheanfaimid feasta gan adhmad.......?

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#1 posted 05-15-2011 03:43 PM

Good job!! Great to recycle.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#2 posted 05-15-2011 06:37 PM

Nice project : )
I also like to recycle from pallets , etc.
Seeing that you tinted the Poly , is there a reason that you didn’t match it to your piano ?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#3 posted 05-15-2011 07:23 PM

I like it! Looks very nice, does the job, and the price was right. 8-)

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#4 posted 05-15-2011 10:54 PM

Yes Dusty it would have been nice if it had matched the piano. It did not occur to me how bad it looked untill you highlighted it – thanks. But the can of poly happened to be what I had already and I did not want to spend any more money. Next time…........

-- Cad a dheanfaimid feasta gan adhmad.......?

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#5 posted 05-16-2011 04:35 AM

Scrap wood nice it’s awesome.

-- Tree, wood, and box lover from Pennsylvania

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#6 posted 05-16-2011 04:37 AM

Looks great! Well done!

-- christopheralan

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#7 posted 05-17-2011 03:49 AM

Hello , I did not mean to imply that it looked bad , I was just asking about the tinted poly….I have several projects that are natural in color and don’t match anything else around them : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#8 posted 06-03-2011 11:37 AM

Nice looking seat. Nothing like free timber.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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