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Forum topic by jamesh39 posted 11-04-2010 08:39 PM 2369 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-04-2010 08:39 PM

Topic tags/keywords: bar top bartop acrylic coating resin

Fellow LJs,

I’m building tables and need to find a company to top off my tables with a hard, clear bartop coating like you see, well, IN BARS. I’d do it myself but, it’s very messy and the tables are the shape of Texas or any shape the person wants. I live in the Dallas/Fort Worth area and have searched under various titles. I just can’t find what I am looking for. I’m about to ask a local bar owner who built his bar.

Thanks in advance for any info. If you can’t help, well, um, um, I’ll get back to you on this!

Later,
Jim

-- Jim - Fort Worth/Dallas


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#1 posted 11-20-2010 05:00 PM

I believe the material your looking for is referred to as self levelling epoxy, there has been some discussion about it here on LJs, after a quick search I found this post:

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/5137

I hope the responses are helpful.

-- "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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#2 posted 11-20-2010 06:40 PM

I have ths link in my favorites. Never used it though …

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#3 posted 11-20-2010 08:18 PM

I remember a product from years ago they used for this purpose. I think it was marketed as “Pour Floor” or something like that. It had a powerful vehicle – I should have had a vapor mask on, but I didn’t – I was young then and immortal. I suppose I sacrificed some number of brain cells to those jobs. It made a very durable and gin clear waterproof surface.

Tim

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#4 posted 11-20-2010 09:34 PM

Thank you. I will check those out.

-- Jim - Fort Worth/Dallas

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