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Forum topic by SuburbanDon posted 862 days ago 520 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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SuburbanDon

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862 days ago

Hi, I was wondering if you guys could help me identify this finish and hopefully type of wood. It’s an end table I have and my wife me to copy this for a table I’m going to make. Thanks.

-- --- Measure twice, mis-cut, start over, repeat ---


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dbray45

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#1 posted 862 days ago

Looks like a hickory faux finish. From what I have seen, when somebody speckles paint into a finish, its not good.

-- David in Damascus, MD

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stefang

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#2 posted 862 days ago

Not sure Don. The speckles are pretty typical of traditional and transition factory finished furniture to give it an antique look and doesn’t denote the quality. The wood grain looks like genuine hardwood to me, but I don’t know which one.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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