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Ambrosia Sycamore Dining River table and bench

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Project by MJR posted 01-11-2019 01:06 PM 1323 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ambrosia Sycamore with epoxy river and top coat. I used StoneCoat resins and tinted the rivers with Black Diamond Deep Blue Sea mica pigment, I then sanded from 400 to 4000 grit, Polished and buffed because they wanted a semi gloss/honed finish not the high gloss. It’s on its way to it’s new Ocean Front home in Seaside Park, New Jersey





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recycle1943

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#1 posted 01-11-2019 01:28 PM

Michael, that is beautiful, nice ripple effect in the river – someone is going to be really happy
it looks like you filled a couple voids on the table with the same resin ?

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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ohwoodeye

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#2 posted 01-11-2019 01:33 PM

My goodness this is really eye catching.
Very well done!

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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MJR

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#3 posted 01-11-2019 01:52 PM

Yes, I usually fill any inclusions knots and voids with the same color resin


Michael, that is beautiful, nice ripple effect in the river – someone is going to be really happy
it looks like you filled a couple voids on the table with the same resin ?

- recycle1943


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swirt

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#4 posted 01-11-2019 03:01 PM

Very nice table and bench. The tone of the Sycamore is quite awesome. I just used stonecoat for a recent pour and was pretty happy with it.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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PaulDoug

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#5 posted 01-11-2019 03:44 PM

Very beautiful. The finish is amazing.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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MJR

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#6 posted 01-11-2019 08:14 PM

I’ve been with Stonecoat pretty much from their beginning, They love me, I’ve tried other resins but Stonecoat is the best value price wise and it’s a proven product


Very nice table and bench. The tone of the Sycamore is quite awesome. I just used stonecoat for a recent pour and was pretty happy with it.

- swirt


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Tom

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#7 posted 01-11-2019 08:21 PM

That is a nice looking table. Perfect for the shore house!

-- Tom

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ralbuck

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#8 posted 01-11-2019 09:25 PM

An art exhibit disguised as a table and bench!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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MJR

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#9 posted 01-11-2019 09:29 PM

Yes LOL I call it functional art…


An art exhibit disguised as a table and bench!

- ralbuck


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#10 posted 01-12-2019 03:37 AM

beautiful, interesting pattern in the blue.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#11 posted 01-12-2019 05:41 AM

WOW!!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#12 posted 01-12-2019 12:34 PM

Nice work, I have yet to try epoxy. I did call the Stone Coat hot line, they where helpful.

-- Petey

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Jim Jakosh

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#13 posted 01-14-2019 12:00 AM

Whoooa…..Great tables!!

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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