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Project by Rob posted 09-16-2012 12:43 AM 820 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi all,

This is a Servery come room divider that I made from several Jarrah coffee table tops I had lying around. It’s 91cm high,140cm long and 35cm wide. The finish is Tung Oil burnished into the wood by wet sanding to high grits, then wiping with a soft cloth. The finish is food safe, heat resistant and liquid (hot and cold) resistant. The unit can be cleaned using normal kitchen spray on cleaners with no deleterious effects! There is no Poly nor wax covering the Oil finish.

Regards,

Rob

-- http://www.damnfinefurniture.com





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Oldtool

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#1 posted 09-16-2012 12:59 AM

Nice piece of furniture. Looks real good.

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Grumpy

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#2 posted 09-16-2012 10:20 PM

Interesting finish Rob. Nice job on it.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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LittlePaw

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#3 posted 09-17-2012 04:25 AM

Is that one thick slab of wood for the table top, Rob? I looks very sturdy as well as beautiful! I have not done any wet sanding of Tung Oil up to now, but I willl on my next project. Thanks for the “teach”.

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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HorizontalMike

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#4 posted 12-05-2012 08:48 PM

Wow! I like everything about this, your choice of wood, stain and especially the subject. A divider gives you so many options. Cool!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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