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[LESS INFO] 28 VIEWS | ADDED 20:36:58 10/29/06
In Part 2 of the refinishing series, I review some details concerning the table-top itself and take a look at the leaf expansion system, which is pretty unique. I also give some tips on how to determine what type of finish you might be up against, in order to determine the best way to remove it. And the last topic I cover is lead testing and safety. I hope you find this video useful and informative. As always, thanks for watching!!
[LESS INFO] 17 VIEWS | ADDED 04:26:55 10/27/06
In this episode we embark on a journey into the world of refinishing. Part one gives my thoughts on refinishing and the role it plays in our lives as woodworkers. I will also show you how I inspect old pieces of furniture in order to develop a refinishing plan of attack. Please keep in mind that there is a big difference between DIY refinishing and antique restoration. My methods are firmly in the category of DIY refinishing. If you have a valuable antique and you want to retain its value, I suggest you consult with a professional restorer.
[LESS INFO] 36 VIEWS | ADDED 06:03:46 10/16/06
In this video, I give a full tour of my shop and show you what I feel are the essential tools for small and large worshops.? I also discuss topics like tool prices, shop setup, and tool selection.? You will also get an inside look at how my days typically start.? Enjoy!!!