$50. I’ve found a wire brush drill attachment is perfect for that sort of thing. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Only authentic antique nautical theme for the nautical home furnishings and sea chests will be found at The Pirates Lair, 800-326-5051 Nautical thick pine coffee table made using an authentic WWII era Liberty ship hatch cover. $150. maybe I wasn’t the first person with that idea. The thick, old-growth pine hatch covers we carry are in original condition – so they need to be sanded, stained and finished. 21 watchers. I have two Liberty ship end tables, one large coffee table, all in beautiful condition, even trimmed off with thick marine cable. Garage sales are how we game the system. I didn’t want to remove all the patina, so I just used a wire brush to knock off some of the loose rust. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Regular price $949.00 Desk, Hatch Cover With Steel Combing On Three Sides, 56" X 30" Regular price $2,795.00 Shelf Unit, Steel and Black Walnut. 99. As I hauled my haul home, I fantasized about this hatch’s prior life. Turns out they were more like the Chevy Vegas of the allied fleets. Tung oil soaks into the wood (rather than sealing the surface), bringing out the grain and giving it a warm, rich appearance. Some information: Nautical coffee table made during the 1980's using two authentic ship hatch covers from WWII Liberty ships for the top and support legs. or Best Offer. 12 watchers. Have a question? Liberty Ship Hatch Door Cover Coffee Heavy Wood Table WWII 1960s. Having your table top line up with your sofa seat height is ideal, but feel free to take liberalities here, as a room with a bohemian vibe might opt for a table much lower than the sofa. Nautical coffee table custom made in the 1970's using an authentic WWII era Liberty ship hatch cover and again as the base legs. Original metal bands on each end with two steel legs. Click Here and Return to WWII Liberty Ship Hatch Covers and Nautical Tables Nautical Furniture - Custom Made, Handcrafted Unfinished and Finished Nautical Coffee Table Trestle length: 40" width: 20" height: 18.5" Perfect Fit for Liberty Ship Hatch Covers or For Any Other Table Top Which You May Want To Use! But the hatch had so many splits and imperfections that even after sanding, it retained plenty of character. 4.3 out of 5 stars 4. Very good, innovative, I like it! Legs and aprons, joined by mortise and tenon joints and corner brackets. Freight. Back to the legs: I sprayed the muriatic acid on the legs, and within a minute or two it began to etch the steel and darken the zinc-plated bolts. Thanks, I’ve always wondered what to do about the shelves, I’ll definitely give that a try! Do you have any advice on the metal brackets, screws, and handles? Restored U.S. Navy WWII Liberty Ship Hatch Cover Tables and Desks, Wooden Hatch Cover End Table: 27"L x 28"W x 24" High. The nautical theme is unmistakable in a wooden hatch cover. The expert information and welcome home gifts for returning vets are found on pirate theme and pirate decor and available on nautical decor of WW2 US Navy Liberty Ship Wooden Hatch Covers are authentic as well as the nautical tables, nautical coffee tables and vintage nautical furniture. If you’re working with fine sandpaper, you can easily keep an eye on your progress. Aesthetically, these and other blemishes lent the piece character, but it needed reinforcement. Vintage Brass Porthole Ship Boat Window Porthole shipwreck hatch J&J Woods STAMP. Sides were chiseled little by little with periodic pauses to check fit. Your email address will not be published. I did something similar a couple of years ago using a small (but very heavy) oak door that was about 100 years old (so I’m told). There are 5714 reclaimed wood coffee table for sale … Specializing in custom nautical furniture design and construction, furniture repair and restoration, nautical antiques, and maritime decor, Annapolis Maritime Antiques is the premiere destination for your nautical design and furniture needs. 00. In those situations, rather than starting with a really coarse grit to knock everything down to a uniform surface, I usually start with a finer grit—in the 80 to 220 range, depending on how rough the piece is and how much material I want to remove. $499.00 + shipping . It's an authentic hatch door from a WWII Liberty Ship wooden hatch cover. Weighs about 75 lbs. Used (normal wear), vintage WWII Liberty Ship door storage end/coffee table Old hatch cover- this is in excellent condition. One of those cup brushes on a typical cordless drill is a happy medium. Spend this time at home to refresh your home decor style! What better way to outfit a waterfront home, or a Captains Cabin than one of these antique china chests, sea chest, or pirate chest! And, of course, there’s always Craigslist for local sales, but that’s a crapshoot. Basically, a butterfly “key” can be inserted into the wood wherever a split threatens its integrity, holding the two sides together and preventing the split from growing. Fish Folding Table w/White Wash Finish. See more ideas about hatch cover, hatch, door table. I did sand it pretty well, and it’s been surprisingly un-splintery as a table. Seriously, it’s scary stuff that’ll blind you, melt your lungs, and burn your skin off. Shipping and local meetup options available. Ideally, a coffee table should stop 2” short of your sofa on either end. Hence, because I am in the process of downsizing, they need to find a new and larger home. You know, like a door from a ship. 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