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Butternut end table

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Project by Kv0nT posted 194 days ago 651 views 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an end table I recently made for a friend. I’m still an infant in the world of woodworking, but I had a lot of fun trying out a few new techniques on this piece. The wood is butternut. It has double tapered legs and a floating top. While the craftsmanship isn’t perfect I am excited about the finish. I used WD Lockwood’s Golden oak dye powder mixed with turp lt and tung. I then applied three coats of orange shellac (one wash coat to set the dye and then two coats at a one lb cut). I finished it off with a few coats of a satin poly topcoat from General Finishes.





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#1 posted 194 days ago

great looking table,nice work.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#2 posted 193 days ago

Sweet little table. That finish did come out very nice!!

-- -James, Sumerville SC

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