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Browsing Archive: October, 2010

Tripod Boat Table

Posted by William Richards on Sunday, October 31, 2010,
Completed a table that I have been working on this week. It is a tripod boat table made of Alder, Black and English Walnut.  More details are on the web page.

We are getting the shop ready for the move to our new location.  Lots of work to do for that.  I will post pictures of the new shop as soon as we get moved in.

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Black Lacquer

Posted by William Richards on Wednesday, October 6, 2010,
Finally completed the black lacquer table and chair set.  This was quite a project as the wood was old,dry and in very bad shape.  Here are some pictures of the finished product and one of the chairs after some sanding .

This is one of the chairs - on the left that was in better shape

The table base was interesting and the two end leaves lifted out.

The table with front and back views of the chairs.

I am glad that this project is finally finished. Now I can get back to the steel covers that did n...

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Interesting week here at the shop

Posted by William Richards on Saturday, October 2, 2010, In : Shop Activities 
This has been an interesting week here at the shop.  I am working on a project from dimensions provided from across the country by a steel manufacturer.  Turns out he did not build his product to the dimensions he gave me so of course it doesn't fit.  Stay tuned for what happens next. 

Then I am also working on a Black Lacquer job on an old and very rough table. LOTS of sanding and smoothing, but it is finally coming out good.  Pictures will follow in a later post.

On Top of all of this we are...
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