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Project by pipes posted 2346 days ago 1103 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this for a customer who put it at their cottage on the lake. It is made out of locally grown and sawed white cedar. I put a coat of sealer on called Raincoat by Para paint. It protects it from the uv and rains until the customer can put on their own satin. It also turns the white cedar to the honey color.
THANKS FOR LOOKING

-- Larry...IF A MAN SPEAKS IN THE FOREST AND THERE'S NO WOMAN TO HEAR HIM, IS HE STILL WRONG ?





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trifern

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#1 posted 2346 days ago

I like the legs. Nice project.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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Jimboe

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#2 posted 2346 days ago

very nice … put that on my list …very different

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Scott Bryan

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#3 posted 2346 days ago

Hi Pipes,

This is a very interesting piece. The curves make this a unique project and give it some nice details.

thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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mjlauro

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#4 posted 2346 days ago

Great looking bench, I love the curved legs.

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Napaman

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#5 posted 2346 days ago

welcome to LJ’s…

Great bench…nice legs man! On the finish…you mention that the customer will add a stain later…(as a beginner with little finishing experience)...I am wondering if the customer will have to remove the finish first—-or can they put the new stain right on top…

By the way….i love the color of the current finish…to keep that…just reapply every season???

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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Ad Marketing Guy - Bill

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#6 posted 2346 days ago

GREAT looking bench——you see so many of the same designs this design is very unique.
I am curious on the techique and process for making the shaped legs.
Thanks

-- Bill - - Ad-Marketing Guy, Ramsey NJ

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GaryK

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#7 posted 2346 days ago

Fantastic looking bench. Those legs are great.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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ND2ELK

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#8 posted 2346 days ago

That is one nice looking bench. Almost too nice to be outside. The curved legs really make the bench. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Mario

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#9 posted 2346 days ago

Welcome and nice job on the bench, I like the curves, it really sets it apart.

Nice job.

-- Hope Never fails

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