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Stairs for Our New Haus #8: Two Gallons of Finish and I'm ready to put up 1/2 the stairs.....

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Blog entry by schroeder posted 1038 days ago 1111 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Everything is finished with 2 coats of sealer and 3 coats of semi-gloss poly. I “should” have the treads, cattle guard and handrail portion up next week – ….sanding Walnut….sucks! (thanks for your help Cronk). Here is what a pile of stairs looks like….

Schroeder

-- The Gnarly Wood Shoppe



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Lee A. Jesberger

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#1 posted 1038 days ago

WOW!!! Looking real good, dude.

Lee

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#2 posted 1038 days ago

Looks good in the pile, will look even better in the house.

-- Tim- http://www.asliceofwoodworkshop.com; Twitter-@asliceofwood; Facebook-http://www.facebook.com/asliceofwood

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Karson

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#3 posted 1038 days ago

I hope that nothing is getting all scratched in that pile.

Looking great.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Eric_S

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#4 posted 1038 days ago

Wow that is a beautiful rail!

-- - Eric Indianapolis, IN

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Rogue

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#5 posted 1038 days ago

Excelent! Its going to be amazing and thanks for including the Hog for size comparison :-)

-- Rogue

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#6 posted 1037 days ago

I wouldn’t expect any less of a staircase project from you. It’s magnificent. Was the first half-rail down from the cattle guard so that it ended on a full rail at the bottom? With all your other furniture in the new house/haus, you should give tours and sell tickets. If I ever build my bungalow, I’m definitely going to have to learn SU. Thanks for the constant inspiration to get back into the shop.

-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails

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