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Rust patina platter

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Project by jeffthewoodwacker posted 1150 days ago 859 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ash platter 13 inches in diameter. The rim was textured and then a rust patina process was used. The back of the platter was textured and a segmented inlay was used for the center. Finish is several coats of Mimwax wipe on satin poly.

-- Those that say it can't be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.





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Karson

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#1 posted 1150 days ago

Jeff that is a great looking plater, What is the rust patina finish.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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sedcokid

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#2 posted 1150 days ago

Jeff, nice look’in platter. The rust patina really sets it off…

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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jeffthewoodwacker

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#3 posted 1150 days ago

The patina is a two part process. The wood has to first be sealed and then a base coat is brushed on. The base coat has metal filings suspended in the paint. When that coat is dry a second base coat is brushed on followed by a coat of the accelerator. The accelerator brings out the rust color.

-- Those that say it can't be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.

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peteg

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#4 posted 1150 days ago

Your treatment acts like a picture frame for a lovely piece of ash, nice job

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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Jim Jakosh

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#5 posted 1150 days ago

Really an eye catcher!! Thanks for sharing the project and the process!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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mahadevwood

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#6 posted 1150 days ago

eye catcher design of ash Platter, Dark border looking very nice

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