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Were making a teak table, 3"x4'x8'. The boards are 6"- 8" wide. Is laquer washing and using west system enough or should
Do you mean to say that you are laminating individual solid teak timbers 3" X 6" to 8" wide and totaling 4 ft X 8 ft long? Who's going to lift it? (the top alone will weigh over 300lbs!)
I would not recommend epoxy for any tightly clamped wood joint (such as a butcher block slab) Epoxies need some remaining body thickness to achieve maximum strength. They don't do well as a thin film.
If I were investing this much money in the materials alone, I believe I would definitely plan on mechanical fasteners as well as glue (especially with teak).
It is my experience that glue joints alone in teak can never be fully trusted. All exterior teak furniture and anything associated with the marine environment should always be both "glued and screwed". Full length stainless or bronze through-bolts are typical for exposed teak constructions.
If I were you, I would be very leery of this job since any glue-joint failure is likely to be catastrophic. In fact, I would lobby for a design change not requiring an uninterrupted solid surface. Unless you're talking about veneer, teak was never meant for this kind of slab table top design.
And where are you finding such teak timbers and at what unheard of price this week?