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Well,at least the first coat, anyway.   Got the supplies today.  SMALL can of gloss Poly, a brush, and some foot pads...

 

Foot Pads?

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Yeah, those white plastic Doo-dads you nail into the bottom of a table's legs.   I also routered a fancy edge to the table's top.

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A cross between an cove and an Ogee profile.   I also plugged the screw holes, and then trimmed the plugs flush...

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Three plugs are there....Turned the table onto it's top.   Time to brush on a bit of Poly Gloss..

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A little sloppy.   The real trick was to tip the table back onto it's  (new) feet, without getting anything on ME. 

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Then come back and "tip-off" the top..

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Will have to rub this one out.  Also tipped off the shelf.

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Just might do.  There is a hole in the one leg, where there was alot of sap wood?   Turns out there is a knot on the other side of that leg, and the hole goes right through the knot...call it a bullet hole?

 

Will let this dry for awhile, and then see about IF it will need the second coat.   Been a fun project, so far.    Plan is from my Single Brain Cell Sketch Up...never even wrote anything down..

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13 hours ago, steven newman said:

Well,at least the first coat, anyway.   Got the supplies today.  SMALL can of gloss Poly, a brush, and some foot pads...

 

Foot Pads?

5660d20237ab6_footpads.thumb.JPG.a982754

Yeah, those white plastic Doo-dads you nail into the bottom of a table's legs.   I also routered a fancy edge to the table's top.

edge.thumb.JPG.20272b19292fc866d675f9fb5

A cross between an cove and an Ogee profile.   I also plugged the screw holes, and then trimmed the plugs flush...

5660d2cde7868_trimmedplugs.thumb.JPG.a24

Three plugs are there....Turned the table onto it's top.   Time to brush on a bit of Poly Gloss..

5660d33b91eb2_tippedover.thumb.JPG.9f048

A little sloppy.   The real trick was to tip the table back onto it's  (new) feet, without getting anything on ME. 

5660d3a62d0b4_tippedup.thumb.JPG.7b3f366

Then come back and "tip-off" the top..

5660d3e9b34c3_finishedtop.thumb.JPG.bc56

Will have to rub this one out.  Also tipped off the shelf.

5660d43d982ea_bottomshelf.thumb.JPG.891e

Just might do.  There is a hole in the one leg, where there was alot of sap wood?   Turns out there is a knot on the other side of that leg, and the hole goes right through the knot...call it a bullet hole?

 

Will let this dry for awhile, and then see about IF it will need the second coat.   Been a fun project, so far.    Plan is from my Single Brain Cell Sketch Up...never even wrote anything down..

Finish is revealing the beauty of the grain.  Great job.

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Yowza! Steve.

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On 12/3/2015, 5:49:43, steven newman said:

Plan is from my Single Brain Cell Sketch Up

Is there any other way to plan. :huh:

 

"If I only had a brain.....doo,dee,doo,dee,dee,dee,doo".:P

Now I've got that song stuck in my head.

Maybe this will knock it out,

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Nope!, still there!

doo,dee,doo,dee,dee,dee,doo

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Are you singing along Steve?

doo,dee,doo,dee,dee,dee,doo! :lol:

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1 hour ago, steven newman said:

Who...me???  I do NOT sing......catter-walling..maybe...:lol:

 

Thanks for looking in...:lol:

Steve,

I DON'T sing either, well not where anyone can hear anyways.;)

The songs go round, and round in my head.:huh:

Sometimes I can't get them to stop. :blink:

Oh No!  56624b46ee3f7_CoveringEyes.gif.3674bfdf4  It's starting again......, at least it's a different tune. :wacko:

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