Aquarium Stand - Build #2

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Blog entry by horky posted 12-13-2011 06:48 PM 5354 reads 2 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

OK, lots done since posting Build #1 ..
completed assembly of the skeleton/structure complete with the painted black top

Moved onto making the walnut skin … made the thin pieces for the bent wood laminations

glued them up
routed grooves for the end panels
dry fit the end panels before doing the veneer work
routed slots for the concealed hinges

fit the curved door rails
routed grooves in curved door rails
dry fit the skin and doors, again before starting the veneer work
clamped up the veneer .. curly maple
assembled and sanded thru 400 grit
applied 3 coats of Danish Oil with 600 grit wet sand on each

will now let sit a few days .. and then put on the poly this weekend … almost complete ..

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Dan Krager

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#1 posted 07-03-2012 06:44 PM

Nice work on the aquarium stand.

Better late than never. How’s it holding up?

-- Dan Krager, Olney IL All my life I've wanted to be someone. I see now I should have been more specific.

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