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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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Finishing finials

04-09-2013 10:13 PM by RussellAP

After turning, I use 150g to 600g and then some EEE wax. Then I dip it in GF ...

11 04-10-2013 12:20 AM
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Help w/Melomine cabinet painting

04-05-2013 08:11 AM by mmisko

Hello-i am new to this site and also new to painting Kitchen cabinets. Iam go...

1 04-09-2013 01:33 AM
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finish mixture question

04-02-2013 12:39 AM by woodnteeth

I am working out my preferred finish technique with the landing nets I build ...

10 04-09-2013 12:18 AM
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Grain filler before or after staining

03-31-2013 01:08 AM by Purrmaster

This is both a question and meant to be informative. I’m using white o...

7 04-08-2013 11:05 PM
View Charlie's profile

water-based paint over oil-based stain question...

04-07-2013 01:55 PM by Charlie

While working on window trim, I screwed up an edge profile on some long piece...

4 04-07-2013 03:45 PM
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Finishing Maple / Zebrawood

04-07-2013 10:12 AM by seabiscuit68

Hello, I am finishing up a table / cabinet. It maple plywood for the box (...

1 04-07-2013 10:35 AM
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Finish for paneled walls

04-06-2013 04:00 AM by pumperdude

I put up some 1/4” underlayment on the walls of my shop for paneling.S...

1 04-07-2013 05:16 AM
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How to Finish Mopani (which is inlaid to oak)

04-06-2013 09:05 PM by Prizen

Hi Guys, I have inlaid a 3/8 ” wide strip of mopani wood into a 1...

1 04-07-2013 04:56 AM
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How to Finish a Cherry and Maple Step Stool

04-06-2013 06:02 PM by Zahnarzt

I am in the process of making a step stool with vertical cherry and horizonta...

8 04-07-2013 02:42 AM
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covering blemishes in epoxy top

04-06-2013 11:13 PM by Monte Pittman

I have a dull spot on an epoxy table top. Is there any finish I can put on it...

1 04-06-2013 11:54 PM
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Sandpaper Sources

04-05-2013 11:10 PM by ralbuck

I need to find an economical source for good sandpaer. Just normal, standard ...

13 04-06-2013 06:09 PM
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Scared of finishing..

04-05-2013 04:53 PM by 6t5Goat

So.. I’m a bit scared of finishing.. I’ve got three projects co...

14 04-06-2013 01:53 PM
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I need help with a finsh for Maple that won't amber it or change it's color.

04-04-2013 11:03 PM by Blackie_

Hi fellow LJ’s I am working on a nice white maple project and in order ...

21 04-06-2013 04:22 AM
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Parks pro finisher poly

04-06-2013 02:12 AM by coachmancuso

Has anyone used Parks Pro Finisher Polyurethane? If so what did you think?

0 04-06-2013 02:12 AM
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Making Big Leaf Maple Pop

01-20-2013 11:22 PM by cdarney

I have very nice piece of Big leaf maple that I’m working into a proje...

9 04-03-2013 06:53 PM
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Questions and help with Ebonizing Wood

04-02-2013 06:42 PM by Blackie_

I’ve googled and researched on how to ebonize wood and found that it...

12 04-03-2013 06:32 PM
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Finishing dresser with Arm-R-Seal

04-01-2013 10:27 PM by Scott C.

I’m making some night stands and dressers and need advice on the finish...

3 04-02-2013 12:07 AM
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Cherry Wood Finish

03-27-2013 01:45 PM by Kevin

I’ve been researching on how to work with cherry and control the blotch...

30 04-01-2013 07:07 PM
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What size air compressor do I need?

03-26-2013 09:42 PM by Illinoiswoodworker

My current air compressor is too small I fear. It is Craftsman 25 gal. 5.5 SC...

16 04-01-2013 04:25 PM
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01-13-2013 01:51 AM by Gerald Thompson

Has anyone used this product?

14 04-01-2013 03:54 PM

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