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A chunk of hollow log about 13” high, with a patinated bronze finish.
-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been
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#1 posted 11-27-2013 07:34 PM
What are your plans for it?
-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI
#2 posted 11-27-2013 08:09 PM
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#3 posted 11-27-2013 11:07 PM
Good one, Clint. That looks like an Eames chair next to it?? I had just repaired one of them last month.How did you cut the inside truly round?What did yo use to make the bronze finish?
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
#4 posted 11-28-2013 01:21 AM
Jim, I get the round glass cut to overlap the hollow, then use it to trace the inset, then carefully route it out by hand.
I get the bronze coating and patina solution from sculptnouveau.com. It’s fun, if a bit unpredictable.
It is an Eames that I purchased 35 years ago at a fraction of today’s price. I love it.
Here’s another one I’m working on:
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#5 posted 11-28-2013 02:57 AM
Really cool idea
-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.
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#6 posted 12-02-2013 12:47 AM
Could be a cooler for a few extra Guinness’
-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net
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#7 posted 12-03-2013 03:55 PM
Great idea, it makes a cool and unique side table. Like the finish. Great job!
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