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Finishing a slab of wood

Oct. 23, 2017 - Willem L. Middelkoop

Right next to the house were I was born there was this chestnut tree, sadly it died one and a half year ago. When it was taken down, my brother saved me a slab of wood. I intended to create something from it, a nice "do it yourself" adventure, worthy of a blog post!

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Sawed pieces on work bench
Sawed pieces on work bench
Fresh lacquer... again
Fresh lacquer... again
Sanding the slab of wood
Sanding the slab of wood
Drilling holes for wheels
Drilling holes for wheels
Smooth surface detail
Smooth surface detail
Result (design fully visible)
Result (design fully visible)

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