Making Our Rounds...

 ...literally. We're making six round yellow pine tables for a restaurant in Long Island. 

Here we are cutting out our perfect circle with the router - which broke after the fourth table. Good thing we kept the receipt! 

 

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The best part about circular tables? You can just roll them all the way to the customer! 

 

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 ...or to the yard to be sanded.

 

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And stained a beautiful dark walnut brown: 

 

OK. Now they're ready to be rolled to Long Island...or maybe we'll just take the van.

OK. Now they're ready to be rolled to Long Island...or maybe we'll just take the van.

The Secret Recipe

We've been cooking up our own recipe for ebonizing wood... 

Testing on walnut, red oak, white oak, yellow pine, maple, white pine - take your pick! 

Testing on walnut, red oak, white oak, yellow pine, maple, white pine - take your pick! 

More testing on Maple! 

More testing on Maple! 

The secret ingredients. ..

The secret ingredients. ..

Close up of walnut and oak samples. 

Close up of walnut and oak samples.