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Project by Bagtown posted 10-22-2012 06:19 PM 909 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Wanted to try making something different.
This is made from some scrap pine that was under my bench.
I went with a blue stain and gloss wipe on poly.
Cherry pegs.
This was a lot of fun to do and I think I’ll try some other things carved in this style.
I like practical objects with some artistic look to them.

Thanks for looking, and don’t pay any attention to the lack of stain and the lichen growing on my deck rail.

Mike

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta





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BinghamtonEd

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#1 posted 10-22-2012 07:20 PM

That’s pretty cool looking (the coat rack, not the deck). Where did you buy the blue stain from?

-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.

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Bagtown

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#2 posted 10-22-2012 07:43 PM

Hi Ed,

I got the blue stain at my local Home Hardware.
It’s a brand name called “Saman”, The company is based out of Quebec. Here’s their website from the bottle.
http://www.sylteck.com/en/content/entreprise.aspx
It comes in an 8 oz. bottle.
I bought some blue, red, and a yellow when they were on sale.

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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Dave

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#3 posted 10-22-2012 07:49 PM

Now that is cool. Reminds me of the ocean.
Nice Mike!

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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Gshepherd

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#4 posted 10-22-2012 08:18 PM

Always great to see the unique projects come along… This is a great idea and design…. Nie Job….

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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DIYaholic

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#5 posted 10-22-2012 11:11 PM

Me likes!!! A unique and “pretty” piece. Nicely done.

Your deck is “finished” in the “Natural Rustic Distressed” style!!! Me likes.

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#6 posted 10-23-2012 12:03 AM

Cool idea.

-- A positive attitude will take you much further than positive thinking ever will.

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JL7

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#7 posted 10-23-2012 12:42 AM

Now this is unique Mike…..very cool!

-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,002 ways that won't work.

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patron

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#8 posted 10-23-2012 01:46 AM

nice one mike

like the freeform
keeps it interesting

time to start thinking
truck accessories

for the big day

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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boxcarmarty

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#9 posted 10-23-2012 01:50 AM

Hang Ten…..

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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ShaneA

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#10 posted 10-23-2012 01:51 AM

Nice looking rack Mike…: )

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Bagtown

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#11 posted 10-23-2012 11:07 AM

Thanks for all the great comments folks.

No one eve told me I had a nice rack before.

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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mafe

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#12 posted 10-29-2012 06:55 PM

Not just different, but – beautiful.
I love the contrast and the waves.
Wonderful work.
Best thoughts,
Mads

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

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