Just a quickie

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Project by 404 - Not Found posted 07-26-2013 09:55 PM 781 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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1 8×4’ 3/4 laminated pine sheet, some pine beaded t&g cladding, pocket screws. glue, and biscuits. And a whole lot of stains to match a fireplace.

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#1 posted 07-26-2013 10:22 PM

Looks good and functional—can’t beat that, and besides, it’s done! Nice job.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#2 posted 07-26-2013 10:43 PM

That’s a nice big chunky piece of chocolate renners , well done , nice profile and finish .

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#3 posted 07-26-2013 11:55 PM

very well done

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - --

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#4 posted 07-27-2013 12:09 AM

That is a good looking finish on pine. What’s your secret?

-- Bucket, any person that spends 10k on a bicycle is guaranteed to be a $@I almost started to like you. -bhog

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#5 posted 07-27-2013 04:04 AM

Quickies are fine, as long as the bill payment’s a royal knee trembler too.
Love those wide shelf edges.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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404 - Not Found

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#6 posted 07-27-2013 01:26 PM

Thanks guys, Buckethead, I am no expert on staining pine, in fact I rarely stain anything, but this had a wipe on spirit based stain as a base colour to tone it down – Colron Walnut, and then a couple coats mahogany coloured acrylic varnish, leave to dry and overcoat with clear satin poly.

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#7 posted 07-30-2013 02:08 PM

It looks great and beefy, like the stain and the finish. Great work!

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