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Project by pbyrne posted 761 days ago 1402 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this yacht ladder a couple months back for a customer in Seattle.
It is made of phillippine mahogany. Stained with antique cherry water base from Rockler, very nice high pigment stuff. I finished it with a sprayed laquer.

It was 10 6” long and 22” wide to fit the space. I was given a very short notice to get it fabricated and installed.

Thanks for looking

Patrick





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eddie

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#1 posted 761 days ago

Patrick it turned out great .that was a job and half there its looks great

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mafe

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#2 posted 760 days ago

What a fine job and nice wood to play with.
The stain seems to give it a wonderful glow, is the Phillipine mahogany a more light color than ‘normaly’?
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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pbyrne

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#3 posted 760 days ago

Eddie – Thanks, it was a big job and to finish in such short notice, I had a few 18 hour days into it. The customer was very happy.

Mads – Hello good to see you. The Phillipine Mahogany is a lighter shade than African and Hondouran. It is also a little softer and more pourous in my experience. It got the job done at an economical price.

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#4 posted 760 days ago

;-) thank you.

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#5 posted 760 days ago

Great job. Love the stain. Cherry on Mahogany, nice combo. Thanks for sharing.

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