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Father - Daughter Project #7: Top side finished

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Blog entry by Mainiac Matt posted 06-16-2013 12:28 AM 832 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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We’re lovin’ this Cherry tone Danish Oil….

We jitter bug sanded w/ 220 and then hand sanded w/ 220

Here’s the top side of the cover after two coats of finish:

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!



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DIYaholic

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#1 posted 06-16-2013 12:32 AM

Vury PURDY!!!

Progress on the build & another successful bonding session!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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Handtooler

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#2 posted 06-16-2013 01:39 AM

Y’all- she’s doing beautiful finishing work! She’ll be a journeyman finisher soon.

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343 bassboy40@msn.com

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gfadvm

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#3 posted 06-16-2013 01:47 AM

That does look nice. Oak or ash?

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Mainiac Matt

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#4 posted 06-16-2013 02:20 AM

Red oak, felled off our property and milled on site into 8×8 beams for use in the timber frame with a Wood Mizer in the late ‘90s,. Re-sawn into 4/4 boards last year.

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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gfadvm

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#5 posted 06-16-2013 02:47 AM

Thanks Matt

I love wood with a history/story.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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