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711 days ago

Jequititba and Tons of it!? - 5 replies

I’ve been trying to remember to put this up here. The mill I work in has a large quantity of Jequititba. It is a beautiful wood, however, there are some substantial issues with working it. I don’t have any experience using it but my supervisor does. He states that all glue joints fail, tools dull quickly and ALL glue joints fail....

1035 days ago

Need re-finishing tips/ Wax on, Wax off, what next? - 7 replies

I built a harvest table for my wonderful wife and finished it with one coat of teak oil first, then finishing wax. I am completely unsatisfied with the wax. Several problems came up with this wax. There are numerous water marks, as one might imagine, and mostly, I can see some swirl marks where I just didn’t do a good enough job. Also,...


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