LumberJocks

Ellis-Mackintosh-Limbert mashup table #2: Branded. Then finishing begins.

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by kordwood posted 11-21-2018 10:06 PM 496 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 1: E-M-L in process Part 2 of Ellis-Mackintosh-Limbert mashup table series Part 3: Glaze applied »

The little plant stand/table project is moving along. This morning — at an ungodly hour before work — I gave it a final sanding with 180-grit, vacuumed the pores, branded it with my mark, and saturated the whole thing with TransTint dye.

I was particularly happy with the two half-lap joints that hold the base together. I’ve only done a few, but these are by far the best. Can’t wait to see them totally finished.

Next up: Waterlox sealer, General Finishes walnut glaze, and a matte top coat or two!

-- David in sunny Cleveland, Oh



2 comments so far

View pintodeluxe's profile

pintodeluxe

5949 posts in 3228 days


#1 posted 11-22-2018 03:49 AM

That’s looking great. What color Transtint did you go with?

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

View kordwood's profile

kordwood

39 posts in 4166 days


#2 posted 11-22-2018 12:10 PM

It’s dark vintage maple. I use a Jeff Jewitt formula that mimics Stickley Fayetteville finish pretty closely. Here’s the link

-- David in sunny Cleveland, Oh

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com