Live Edge End Table

Live Edge End Table
 
Justin Walter MacKenzie avatar
Justin Walter MacKenziePublished on 5/20/2017

Live edge pecan end table with resin fill. Legs are turned from reclaimed pine.

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What you will need

Pecan slab.

Pine barn wood.

Resin with pigments.

Water based polyurethane finish.

How to do this project

1

Saw slab off log.

2

Plane with router jig.

Plane with router jig.

3

Acclimate slab to desired moisture content, mine was around 12%.

4

Plane again.

5

Seal all holes with caulking/wood on bottom of slab.

6

Fill with desired color of resin. I use a pearlized mica pigment with a silica thickener.

7

Plane and sand top smooth.

8

Turn legs on lathe, then mount to a 1x3 frame with mortise joints. Screw frame to slab.

9

Seal entire project with water based polyurethane. Top gets 4 coats (wet sanding in between coats). Sand top to 1500 grit.

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Rafael Sanches5/20/2017 ☰
Amazing ! Share more!! Thanks
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