CA Glue finished Oak Vessel

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Project by woodworkerscott posted 10-22-2013 07:54 PM 1422 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turned this recent vessel from red oak. I then stained it with a white oak stain, which I think came out attractive. I then used CA Glue for the finish. I heard about this precess and thought I would give it a shot. The pictures do not do it justice; it has a nice gloss finish that compliments the oak tones very nicely. I had to take the pics without a flash to cut back on the flash glare.
I am scratching my head on the dark lines between segments. I had no burn marks or pencil lines, but they showed up. They actually make it more interesting….maybe a little character?
Besides those dark lines I think it came out very nice. I am going to try that CA glue again in the future. The finish is shiny, deep and feel very durable.

Thanks for viewing.

-- " 'woodworker''s a good word, an honest word." - Sam Maloof

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#1 posted 10-22-2013 10:41 PM

I bet that is a durable finish! I like the whole piece. Nice curves!

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#2 posted 10-22-2013 11:57 PM

Very nice hollow vessel!! it turned out beautiful!!.....................Jim

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

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#3 posted 10-23-2013 05:40 AM

Looks great!

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#4 posted 10-23-2013 09:38 AM

Beautiful vessel…really like the shape…nicely done.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#5 posted 10-28-2013 03:55 PM

Pretty oak vessel! Like the lovely shape and the finish looks amazing.

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