or Join Now!
fire place mantel i made for a friend,the raised panels are the ones i made on the table saw video. satin lacquer
-- no matter what size job big or small do a job right or don't do it at all.
home | projects | blog
528 posts in 1937 days
Preview this project card
1159 posts in 2262 days
#1 posted 04-12-2013 03:48 PM
Beautiful…and…you didn’t use latex to finish it! Fantastic!
-- Sam Hamory - The project is never finished until its "Finished"!
17199 posts in 2761 days
#2 posted 04-12-2013 03:59 PM
Looking great….. Nice details.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
#3 posted 04-12-2013 04:04 PM
thanks earllex, lacquer is the only way to go. my other choice would be conversion varnish but more expensive and for a one time project in white the spray gun would have to be cleaned real good. i used a 20 dollar harbor freight gun.
#4 posted 04-12-2013 04:10 PM
@ken, all the lip moulding and other plant on mouldings i did with a ogee bit and micro pined them on with a little glue. its the little things that can bring it all together. i also used a core box bit for the flutes. thanks
13347 posts in 3245 days
#5 posted 04-13-2013 12:07 AM
11362 posts in 1747 days
#6 posted 04-16-2013 01:11 PM
That mantel looks good. Like the design especially the raised panels and the paint job. Nice to see it installed. Well done!
Go to Pulse page »
©2017 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics