|Project by David LaBolle||posted 09-18-2013 03:43 AM||1807 views||2 times favorited||5 comments|
Thanks to Steve over at Woodworking For Mere Mortals for the great idea.
Breaking down the pallets with a hammer and crowbar was not easy. Next time I’ll use this cool tool I’m gonna have made. http://youtu.be/v1vfvvxNhcY
The finish was done with a blow torch. It’s a pretty easy way to get boring old pine to have a bit of character. Next time I think I’ll go a little lighter on the burned effect. I keep forgetting how it darkens further once you put oil on it.
-- When we build, let us think that we build forever. Let it not be for present delight nor for present use alone. Let it be such work as our descendants will thank us for