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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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Water based polyuretane on top of oil based stain

10-05-2012 12:23 PM by b2rtch

May be you read somewhere else that I am about to begin the re-finish my kitc...

12 10-05-2012 02:35 PM
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Finishing kitchen cabinets

10-04-2012 09:56 PM by b2rtch

I have been quiet on line for the last 6 weeks or so because I have been rem...

8 10-05-2012 12:45 PM
View bigike's profile

Spray gun care?

10-04-2012 12:15 AM by bigike

Hey all, I’ve been slacking on my woodworking but just jumped back in...

8 10-05-2012 02:26 AM
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White Paint Recomendations for Gravity Fed Gun

10-03-2012 10:14 PM by JSB

I have a need to spray paint on a coming project. I’m looking for good ...

7 10-04-2012 06:16 PM
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Surbuf buffing pads

09-29-2012 03:27 AM by Jack_Isidore

Anyone ever used these? They’re hook and loop foam pads with a stiff br...

2 10-04-2012 12:51 PM
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Woodworking contest with great prizes - deadline 1 October!

09-30-2012 06:20 PM by Kookaburra

I just saw this or I would have posted this contest sooner. Instructables ...

10 10-03-2012 02:19 AM
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Black Stain Recommendation, Please

09-18-2012 04:17 AM by MT_Stringer

I was asked for a quote to build a bench with storage cubbies. We haven’...

29 10-02-2012 11:13 PM
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Aquarium cabinet

09-21-2012 04:37 PM by dahenley

Hello. I’ve lurked for a while, and I finally need to post to help wit...

17 10-02-2012 02:01 PM
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Save me from a foolish mistake with Canola Oil

09-28-2012 11:14 PM by Murdock

Due to a really stupid move on my part I spilled Canola oil on a nearly finis...

20 10-02-2012 12:23 AM
View JSB's profile

New to spraying finish. (waterborne/waterbased)

09-28-2012 04:10 AM by JSB

Hello,New sprayer here. I bought a $65 Campbell Hausfeld gravity fed 2 gun ki...

17 10-01-2012 03:36 PM
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09-29-2012 04:31 AM by WOODIE1

I am finishing a mirror frame that was made out of African Mahogany. It looks...

8 10-01-2012 04:14 AM
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BLO, Stain and Polly

09-22-2012 11:28 PM by Grumpymike

I have an oak craftsman style table and I want the QS legs and unusual curly ...

21 09-30-2012 02:08 AM
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Outdoor Weather finish for Cyprus

09-21-2012 10:53 PM by Handtooler

LJs, Please give me some suggestions as to a long term finish to apply to a ...

4 09-30-2012 02:00 AM
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Dye Vs. Tinted Shellac on Hard Maple

09-28-2012 07:41 PM by Dchip

I’m soon gonna be finishing a hard maple kitchen table top, and I wante...

5 09-28-2012 10:06 PM
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MinWax -- "Natural Wood Finish" VS "Tung Oil Finish"

09-27-2012 12:45 AM by HorizontalMike

OK the title pretty much sums up my question. I use Minwax oil-based product...

22 09-28-2012 11:51 AM
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09-27-2012 12:05 AM by WoodCop

Hi All, I’ve been lurking on this site for about 6 months nows while...

18 09-27-2012 01:35 PM
View Mark's profile

Well I've just been introduced to buffing...

09-15-2012 02:59 AM by Mark

Hey everyone :) So I’ve known about buffing for a long time but have ne...

15 09-26-2012 08:49 PM
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eliminating burn

09-25-2012 03:09 AM by wiser1934

any input on getting rid of burn marks after routing a corner on a board??

6 09-26-2012 01:54 AM
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Sealing/Finishing End Cut Wood Clock

09-25-2012 07:25 PM by lhartmann

So this is the first time I’ve used an end cut piece of wood right from...

1 09-25-2012 08:51 PM
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Removing a Finish

09-20-2012 02:33 AM by BuyoMasilla

Greetings Fellow LJs, I’m working on a 1/2 oak plywood “box...

2 09-25-2012 03:58 PM

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