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Corner Inlay Table #11: Don't get GREEDY!!

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Blog entry by Rick posted 03-02-2011 03:09 AM 817 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 10: Think we're ready to move on Part 11 of Corner Inlay Table series Part 12: Almost there...The big reveal! »

The stain recipe is going on. So far, so good. I think I’ll like the way it turns out.

And yes, it’s more work than most will think poplar is worth. That’s ok.

HOWEVER: I got greedy, and I’m paying the price for it.

I tried to pull the tape up with the stain still wet. In some places, it pulled the stain in a string onto the maple inlay. Not much, but some. So I stopped, will let the rest of the table set, and on the second one, I’ll just wait.

Patience, I keep small amounts of it around here, somewhere. Think I’ll stop and dig it out…

-- There are many tempting parking places on the road to success



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#1 posted 03-02-2011 03:18 AM

Well you know what they say, you live and you learn.

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Rick

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#2 posted 03-02-2011 05:33 AM

I don’t.

Wait . . . was that multiple choice?

-- There are many tempting parking places on the road to success

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