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Project by Nate2601 posted 02-16-2020 04:01 PM 471 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Recently completed a Jon Peters inspired bookcase for my wife. The case is built using birch plywood and trimmed in poplar. The top is a piece of Cedar coated in 4 coats of Waterlox Tung oil left over from doing the floors in our house. The front edge is left as live edge, the other three sides of top are 3/8” round over. The top will hopefully lose some of its sheen over time like the floors did. I’m pretty happy with it, definitely a learning experience. Finishing has never been my strong suit.





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#1 posted 02-17-2020 11:33 AM

Nice book case. Waterlux is a nice finish.

-- Petey

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#2 posted 02-17-2020 02:39 PM

That looks fantastic. Nice work.

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

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