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The finish, whether paint, wax, stain, or something else, can make or break a project. What are your tips and questions regarding finishes?

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Coffee Table

04-13-2012 02:02 AM by Maximillian

Hi JocksI am sure this question has been asked a gazillion times, but I can&#...

3 04-13-2012 02:42 AM
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curly cherry finishing

04-06-2012 09:23 PM by INDY22

Hello all,I am a not a new wood worker and came across some curly cherry. I ...

9 04-13-2012 12:12 AM
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What to put over Watco Danish Oil to achieve a wet look?

04-10-2012 08:52 PM by Ric2L

Hi all, this is my first post on this forum, I hope this question has...

14 04-12-2012 08:33 PM
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What finish to use on table saw sled?

04-07-2012 03:30 PM by TDog77

I was debating on what finish to put on my table saw sled and thought I was s...

8 04-12-2012 07:33 PM
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cabinet doors

04-12-2012 12:11 AM by auggy53

im trying to put a new clear coat on 3 cabinet doors and i cant get poly to g...

2 04-12-2012 07:13 PM
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Hook and Loop Sanders

04-10-2012 11:16 AM by Edward Pickney

I’m fairly new to woodworking and have a question on Random Orbital San...

19 04-11-2012 08:24 PM
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What finish for pistol grips?

04-08-2012 03:15 AM by pariswoodworking

I just started making pistol grips, and was wondering what the best finish fo...

19 04-11-2012 11:55 AM
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Finishing plain old 2x8's for son's bed

04-10-2012 04:55 PM by baniels

Hello folks, I am completing a bed for my 3 year old. He’s too big f...

6 04-10-2012 10:50 PM
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Little confused after reading here, what should I be using on this

04-09-2012 07:46 PM by TDog77

I am in the process of building a step/landing area at the rear of my house o...

12 04-10-2012 03:29 PM
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The best glue from wood to concrete

04-10-2012 02:51 AM by Boudreaux

Hello y’all, I’m about to wrap up a Master Bedroom Engineered ...

6 04-10-2012 02:34 PM
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Stained Glass Substitute???

04-09-2012 03:39 PM by Don Tikander

Does anyone know a good substitute for “stained Glass? I’m making...

2 04-09-2012 07:20 PM
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HF HVLP Turbine Spray Gun Kit #44677

04-09-2012 01:11 AM by RussellAP

I read something about this in forums, I was wondering what all you can s...

3 04-09-2012 04:32 AM
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American Woodshop

04-09-2012 01:23 AM by willie

Happened to catch one of Scott Philips shows over the weekend. It’s bee...

0 04-09-2012 01:23 AM
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Existing Front Porch/Deck

04-07-2012 04:12 PM by popeyekris

I’m gonna ask a stupid question. I have this front porch of 15 years t...

1 04-07-2012 10:48 PM
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04-06-2012 05:30 AM by bodymanbob

And what kind of paper is the best, IE. sand paper made for wood or auto body...

9 04-07-2012 03:58 AM
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How many types of finish do you use?

04-01-2012 01:31 AM by willie

After woodworking for many years and trying many different types of finishes ...

11 04-06-2012 02:19 AM
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work benck

04-04-2012 02:19 PM by Joel

I am building a work bench for ,Gunsmithing/light machine shop, It has a, Har...

2 04-05-2012 12:42 PM
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Refinishing trim

04-02-2012 11:21 PM by bozekk

I finally got all of my new treads in. I ended up needing to remove some tri...

3 04-05-2012 04:37 AM
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How to prevent panel doors from being locked to stiles and rails

03-31-2012 10:04 PM by Richard

I understand the reason to glue only the rail and stile on panel doors to pre...

14 04-05-2012 02:40 AM
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Shellac Over Stain

04-04-2012 02:21 AM by gfadvm

How soon can I brush shellac over oil based stain and not cause problems? I h...

7 04-05-2012 12:38 AM

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