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    DIY Project My ADA Style 60p Stand - The Huon Pine Story..(Lots of Pics)

    Hello All, Upon finishing my last cabinet, I decided to continue making more different types using varieties of Australian Timber. This time.. its Tasmanian Huon Pine. The reason I chose this timber is because its such a beautiful timber to work with, the rich creamy golden colour.. the grain...
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    DIY Project DIY ADA style 60p Cabinet/Stand meets Exotic wood from OZ!

    Re: DIY ADA style 60p Cabinet/Stand meets Exotic wood from O Thanks all for the tips and kind comments! Update: Did final sanding and oiled up first coat.. In the end I opted for a satin finish, using Danish Oil and will polish after 5-6 coats. Will recoat after 24 hours. Enjoy!
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    DIY Project DIY ADA style 60p Cabinet/Stand meets Exotic wood from OZ!

    Re: DIY ADA style 60p Cabinet/Stand meets Exotic wood from O @ Nathaniel, thanks for your advice on the strength of the structure.. I had done alot of thinking prior to making this and had made one in cheap homemaker store pine and used the same methods with L brackets.. The strength of this...
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    DIY Project DIY ADA style 60p Cabinet/Stand meets Exotic wood from OZ!

    Re: DIY ADA style 60p Cabinet/Stand meets Exotic wood from O Thanks!.. I will be coating it with danish oil and bees wax, to give it a nice clear glossy coat whilst keeping it durable as well. No staining colours as I wan tto keep the natural tones of the sassafras. Next step is to apply the...
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    DIY Project DIY ADA style 60p Cabinet/Stand meets Exotic wood from OZ!

    Re: DIY ADA style 60p Cabinet/Stand meets Exotic wood from O Apologies about the delay and pics, had to host on a different server :) Here is an update. I've finally joined all the required pieces and cut to size. Cutting the service holes wasn't fun, but it had to be done! Then biscuit...
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    DIY Project DIY ADA style 60p Cabinet/Stand meets Exotic wood from OZ!

    Hi all, I'm new to this hobby again and wanted to start off with something different. I have come across many DIY ADA style stands made from MDF or Plywood or Pine.. but what about mother natures' beautiful exotic woods?.. I live in Australia and we have some beautiful species and this one is...
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