See how this DIY Glow In The Dark table is made


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This is fantastic DIY project You can do at home that your friends and neighbors will be talking for a long time! The end result is almost strange.

To meet Mike Warren – He has so many great projects. Don't forget to check out his other things! In this post we would like to introduce our favorite project of his: glowing in the dark.

With some photoluminescent glow powder and clear resin cast on beautiful hardwood, Mike creates a unique table that will blow you away. The fluorescent material charges in the sun and then glows light blue in the dark!

Follow us as Mike shows you how the table is set up from start to finish!

1. Collect the necessary materials:

1 material
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2. Measure for cutting the planks:

2-cut planks
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3. Cut boards:

2b-cut planks
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4.Connect the planks with a panel connector:

3 Joining planks
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5. The assembled boards:

3b joining planks
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6. Remove the damaged pockets of wood:

4-digout-red
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7. It looks like this:

4b-digout-red
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8. Sand the surface:

5-sand-surface
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9. Prepare the resin plate:

Resin 6-prepare-
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10. Clamp acrylic residues:

6b-prepare-resign
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11. You need clear resin:

7 Resin Material
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12. And glow in the dark:

7b-resin material
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13. Prepare the resin:

Resin 8-prepare-
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14.Pour the resin into the wells:

9-casting resin
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15. A close-up of the resin:

9b casting resin
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16. Let the resin harden:

10-cure Resin
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17. Remove masking tape:

10b-cure Resin
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18. Initial glow test:

11-initial-glow-test
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19.Clean the edges:

12-clean edges
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20.Roughly sand the table top:

13-coarse grinding
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21. This is how the table looks so far:

Roughly grind 13b
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22. Only a few passes on the drum grinder:

14-to-few passages
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23. Orbital sander to finish:

15 finish-grinding
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24. To create a fence for the router:

16-routing
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25.Milling the edges of the table top:

17-milling edges
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26. Apply the polyurethane finish:

18-apply-finish
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27. Wet sand for a high-gloss finish:

19-wet-sand
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28. Transfer the anchor plates:

20-transfer-anchor
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29. Add the anchor nuts:

21-add-anchor-nuts
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30. Attach the legs to the table top:

22-attach-legs
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31. Install the table top:

23 add-tabletop
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32. The finished product:

24-finished product
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