Commisions #2: Mirror Frame #2

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Blog entry by teenagewoodworker posted 05-16-2008 03:56 AM 878 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Just a little update on the picture frame. i got the hickory today and have planned out all of my cuts. I am waiting until this weekend when i am supposed to get a table saw until i do any work. i have planned out the finish to. it looks like from my test piece the finish that got both piece the closest was Arm-R-Seal. I wanted to use a water based but i really didn’t like the look so oil is the way to go. hoping to have the table saw tuned up and a router table build onto it by next Tuesday so i can start the project. I should have the project finished by next friday. Thanks for reading and any comments will be appreciated.

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#1 posted 05-16-2008 04:17 AM

Keep us posted!

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#2 posted 05-16-2008 05:48 AM

Buy the Festool Domino to join the miters!

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#3 posted 05-16-2008 12:15 PM

oh, you’re tempting me Todd. its a tongue and groove style though as the customers want it to match their kitchen cabinets.

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#4 posted 05-16-2008 05:18 PM

Keep us posted!


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#5 posted 05-18-2008 03:39 AM

It sounds like you have a real good grip on the time frames you have to get things done. The ability to do good planning is an admirable trait to have. Thanks for the posts and I look forward to seeing the blog/product of your work.

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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