Entry Way Bench

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Project by jaysonic posted 11-11-2013 10:33 PM 1235 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Entry way bench for the front door – finished with double boiled linseed oil. I might do an epoxy finish at a later time, but i’d like to see how this holds up first. Thanks for looking.

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#1 posted 11-11-2013 10:52 PM

veri nice. What kind of wood is it, and how did you flatten the slab?

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#2 posted 11-11-2013 11:28 PM

Nice job on this. It looks great!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#3 posted 11-11-2013 11:53 PM

Thanks guys,

Rwde, legs are cedar, top is fur, I have no idea what the bowtie inlay, other than I love the natural color it has. I flattened the top with the offerman router plane jig.

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#4 posted 11-12-2013 12:21 AM

Very cool bench, and that is one big freaking bowtie! That’s something Steve Harvey would wear!

-- Richard, Hot Springs, Ar -- Galoot In Training

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#5 posted 11-12-2013 06:18 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Sharing!


-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#6 posted 11-12-2013 08:54 AM

Really great work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#7 posted 11-13-2013 09:00 AM

Great bench. I like the through tennons for the legs. Is there a reason for such a big bowtie or just cause it looks good?

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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#8 posted 11-13-2013 03:10 PM

watermark – for reason other than I loved what the wood looked like, so I decided to make it look big! Thanks.

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