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Project by TechTeacher04 posted 03-18-2014 11:38 AM 1108 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this table for a benefit raffle to raise money for a former teacher undergoing cancer treatment. I was given short notice so leg joinery is pocket screws. I would have rather cut mortise and tenon joint but time did not permit it.





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Matt (MWA Woodworks)

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#1 posted 03-18-2014 11:54 AM

nice and simple. what kind of paint did you use for the sides and legs?

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#2 posted 03-18-2014 12:17 PM

I sprayed the base with clear laquer to seal the wood, I then sprayed it with a spray can of Valspar. I do not recall the color. I only had a couple day turn around to make it. I built it in a night and finished it the next couple of days.

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#3 posted 03-18-2014 12:19 PM

It’s a nice clean table. Congratulations.

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#4 posted 03-25-2014 01:27 PM

Simple but elegant looking, like the painted slim legs combined with the natural top. Beautiful work!

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TechTeacher04

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#5 posted 03-25-2014 02:54 PM

I usually I despise painting wood, but the pine I used had alot of mineral streaking that was very unattractive. The color combination looked appealing to my eye. By painting it, I was able to save some time on my finishing.

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