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Forum topic by Frankfort posted 05-01-2021 06:07 AM 450 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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05-01-2021 06:07 AM

I keep calling these “shelves” but really they’re just hickory cut to length.

We picked pieces with both sapwood & heartwood. We glued one in order to keep the color consistent.

The good thing about this project is you don’t waste any wood.

This is the first one with linseed and 3 coats of poly:

This one is the one that’s glued, we forced it (big time) so we used pocket screws. It has one coat of linseed and 0 poly so far until it dries:

Strips from the wood:

The idea:


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#1 posted 05-01-2021 06:08 AM

How do I rotate my pictures?

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#2 posted 05-02-2021 03:44 PM



How do I rotate my pictures?

- Frankfort

Depending on the device you are using most have editing programs; in fact most cameras and smart phones have editing programs. Just open the image find the rotate tool, rotate it and save the results.

I just did this on my Mac computer using the program called Preview. Took two clicks.

-- Les B, Oregon

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#3 posted 05-04-2021 12:33 PM

Why use blo then poly?

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#4 posted 05-04-2021 03:16 PM

thanks!

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