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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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Pre finish

07-21-2012 11:39 PM by Gatorjim

This is a box I am going to finnish I know from past experience that scra...

9 07-22-2012 02:54 AM
View sstraub's profile

Spray or regular polycrylic for bathroom cabinets?

07-20-2012 09:23 PM by sstraub

I recently sanded down my bathroom vanity (cabinets are wood, and frame is pa...

6 07-22-2012 01:19 AM
View SteveGaskins's profile

Finishing Oak

07-20-2012 09:25 PM by SteveGaskins

I’ve recently refinished a large conference table with Original Waterlo...

7 07-22-2012 01:13 AM
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Question about Minwax Finishes

07-18-2012 10:37 PM by AngieO

Ok… went shopping today at Harbor Freight. LOL… now I know why pe...

25 07-21-2012 02:47 PM
View Twisted Family Crafts's profile

My sprayed polyurethane finish looks bad!

06-19-2012 07:17 PM by Twisted Family Crafts

I am using Minwax Helmsman Spar Urethane thinned with 30% mineral spirits and...

10 07-21-2012 10:42 AM
View ssull4167's profile

need help adding clear finish to soft wood

07-17-2012 10:51 PM by ssull4167

Im wondering if anybody has experience putting on a clear finish on pine and ...

5 07-18-2012 12:31 AM
View dakremer's profile

Cutting board question

07-17-2012 04:19 AM by dakremer

I bought a bamboo cutting board for our new condo (I know, I know….why ...

8 07-18-2012 12:26 AM
View Ean's profile

Union B-20 box

07-11-2012 03:33 AM by Ean

Ok guys, so i acquired an old all wood Union machinist toolbox a few weeks ba...

3 07-17-2012 03:23 PM
View ComradeNorgren's profile

Any wood workers out there wanna help a guy out?

06-25-2012 06:00 AM by ComradeNorgren

Hey guys, i’m looking to get some General Finishes Salad bowl Finish, u...

8 07-17-2012 12:54 PM
View ssull4167's profile

need help adding clear finish to soft wood

07-16-2012 01:12 PM by ssull4167

Im wondering if anybody has experience putting on a clear finish on pine and ...

4 07-16-2012 10:08 PM
View SergeantSawDust's profile

How to finish a project to get a rustic look?

07-15-2012 09:33 AM by SergeantSawDust

My wife loves rustic furniture and I’ve picked up a couple of finis...

7 07-16-2012 07:42 PM
View localpref's profile

need advice on how to do a two tone finish

07-15-2012 03:57 PM by localpref

Hi I am looking for some advice on how to acomplish something. I am making se...

3 07-15-2012 06:16 PM
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wenge

07-11-2012 09:44 PM by polishcarpenter

what up with the oilyspots need help

1 07-15-2012 03:37 PM
View Danal's profile

Acrilic Paint finish

07-11-2012 02:27 PM by Danal

Some of you have seen my custom beer mugs and I appreciate the comments. I ha...

3 07-15-2012 12:10 PM
View AKAndrew's profile

what happened to my clear coat??

07-12-2012 05:31 AM by AKAndrew

poly over oil stain. I stripped the old finish, left it for a few days, sande...

4 07-15-2012 01:26 AM
View Tyler's profile

Need finishing tips for Walnut Desk

07-13-2012 08:48 PM by Tyler

I’m working on a big walnut desk and am getting to point of needing to ...

7 07-14-2012 03:01 AM
View sjbrown's profile

Inlays - how to fill with epoxy / putty / wax / paint?

07-08-2012 07:15 PM by sjbrown

I have a lot of little pieces with recessed areas that I want to fill with a...

6 07-12-2012 10:05 PM
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Arm a seal question - removing sanding dust

07-07-2012 07:27 PM by chrisstef

I had just sanded the dust nibs out of my first coat of arm a seal with 320 g...

12 07-12-2012 03:15 PM
View joebloe's profile

Finishing Cypress

05-27-2012 08:50 PM by joebloe

I was talking to another wood worker about using General finishes outdoor oil...

5 07-12-2012 11:14 AM
View Jerry's profile

Binks pressure tank, Binks gun and Binks hose gloat

07-10-2012 10:54 PM by Jerry

I bought a Binks pressure tank, hose and spray gun today off of CL for 30.00 ...

4 07-11-2012 01:31 AM

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